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Design and Typography Podcast
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United States

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Design and Typography Podcast

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English


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Read Between the Leading - Episode #27 with Scott Thomas

1/19/2010
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On this episode we got a chance to talk to Scott Thomas, design director of the Obama campaign. We talked about his work on the campaign, his new book Designing Obama, and the Post Family. For more detailed shownotes visit http://rbtl.us/post/341667057

Duration:00:58:46

Read Between the Leading - Episode #26

12/9/2009
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This episode takes a turn from our previous episode’s very specific topic. In episode 26, we discuss some lofty ideas concerning design sustainability in all matters (social, economic, environmental, etc.) as well as design altruism. We tackle three specific examples, including Cradle to Cradle, and two inventions that are helping developing nations and people. We go in-depth to discuss our consumption, poke fun at laptop stands, and try to begin to peel the bandaid to see how designers can...

Duration:00:40:34

Read Between the Leading - Episode #24 with Jos Buivenga

10/26/2009
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This week on the show we interviewed type designer Jos Buivenga, designer of Museo and Calluna. We talked to him about his background, his journey from designing free fonts to selling them through Exljbris, and his recent work with Martin Majoor. For more detailed shownotes visit http://rbtl.us/post/223238836

Duration:00:35:09

Read Between the Leading - Episode #22

9/21/2009
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We kick off Season 2 with an interview with David Airey. We talked to David about identity design, his blog, and his new book. You can find more detailed shownotes at http://rbtl.us/post/192887764

Duration:00:39:40

Read Between the Leading - Episode #21

7/22/2009
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This week on the show we had a conversation with Veronika and José of TypeTogether. We talked to them about their education at Reading, designing type for different media, custom type work, and type on the web. As always you can email us at readbetweentheleading@gmail.com and find us on twitter @rbtlshow. You can find more detailed shownotes at http://rbtl.us/post/146485185

Duration:00:33:20

Read Between the Leading - Episode #18

6/7/2009
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This week on the show we talk all about type on the web. We discuss recent developments like Typekit, Font Bureau’s Permission table, and Spiekermann’s new typeface Axel. We also talk a bit about our own idea for a non-profit type foundry, a foundry based on donations that commissions type designers to design web fonts we can release for free on the web. We’d love to hear your feedback about our non-profit type foundry idea. We’d also love to hear any news (or any corrections) about some of...

Duration:00:24:01

Read Between the Leading - Episode #16

5/16/2009
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On this episode we discuss data visualization as the new path and frontier for graphic design, and how graphic design has treated communication of information in the past. We also discuss the definition of graphic design, focusing on Meggs’ quote, and specifically the idea of designers creating artifacts that document human experience. We unveil our final refined mark and discuss the process we took to get there, and finally we answer a question and review some previous discussions from our...

Duration:03:44:40

Read Between the Leading - Episode #13

4/24/2009
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This week on the show we were joined by Ryan and Don Clark of Invisible Creature. We got a chance to talk to them about their history, their design work, their inspiration, and we even got a chance to ask them some questions we collected from listeners. We’re also giving away a prize this week. We’ve got a $100 gift certificate to MyFonts.com, so if you’d like to win it, call in to 646-402-5686 ext 20248 and leave us your best or worst client story. We will be playing the best calls on the...

Duration:00:54:29

Read Between the Leading - Episode #11

4/10/2009
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On this week’s episode we talk to Stephen Coles of Typographica and FontShop. We talk to him a bit about his own work in the type world, typographic diversity, selling your type, and why this really is the golden age of typography. Next week on the show we’ll have Armin and Bryony of UnderConsideration and Brand New on the show. If you have questions for them, email them to us at readbetweentheleading@gmail.com, call 646-402-5686 ext 20248, or reply to us on Twitter @rbtlshow. More detailed...

Duration:00:52:28