04.09.2018

Fascist Culture and Its Protagonists

Storia, Summer Schools, Talk, Roma

H10:30
Summer school
Rome en capitales: typographie et architecture rationaliste

Introduction

Biography

Description

Dates
04.09.2018
Location
Roma
Category
Storia, Summer Schools, Talk
Information

H10:30
Summer school
Rome en capitales: typographie et architecture rationaliste

Talk by Matthieu Cortat (ECAL) Epigrafia. Italian Public Lettering: From 3rd century to 1920.

Part of Rome en capitales: typographie et architecture rationaliste Summer School.

A project by ECAL – Ecole cantonale d’art de Lausanne organised by Matthieu Cortat (ECAL), Davide Fornari (ECAL), in collaboration with Jonathan Pierini (ISIA, Urbino).

Based on Armando Petrucci La Scrittura: ideologia e rappresentazione, this talk is a survey of the evolutions of public lettering in Italy compared with other European countries and other graphic design productions (type design, typography).

Matthieu Cortat is a typographer and associate professor at ECAL/University of Art and Design Lausanne, where he leads the MA Type Design.