Lecture Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University
The Godfather of Letterpress is coming to Plymouth!
World-renowned typographer, designer and letterpress practitioner Alan Kitching will be hosting his first ever lecture for Plymouth University through the Design Society this month.
Alan has been working with type for over 50 years and is the best in the business. He has beautifully crafted typographic compositions for corporate identities, magazines, book covers and illustrations, Alan’s work has also featured on postage stamps, theatre posters, shop windows, billboards, signage and a 30ft x 15ft typographic mural for the Guardian newspaper’s London office.
This lecture is open to all. It will last around 45 minutes to an hour and there will be a Q&A section at the end.
Entry: Free to Design Society members. £5 - non society members (please pay on the door).
Contact the Design Society for further information.
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