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Type Talk

Thursday 22 October 2015

Free, suggested donation £2
Birmingham City University, P350 Lecture Theatre, Parkside Building, 5 Cardigan Street, Birmingham B4 7BD

Designer James Langdon and Simon Taylor, Ikon Head of Learning, discuss Fiona Banner’s use of type and the origins of Font, used for her current Ikon exhibition. Organised in partnership with the Typographic Hub, Birmingham City University.

Places are free but should be booked.
Visit www.typetalk-ikongallery.eventbrite.co.uk or call 0121 331 5871.

Fiona Banner has designed her own typeface for the first time, used across Ikon print and signage for the duration of her exhibition. Font is an amalgamation of typefaces the artist has worked with previously, and can be downloaded here, free of charge. Font also appears at Banner’s exhibition at Frith Street Gallery, London (18 September – 31 October 2015).

Download font