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December 13th, 2018

Join us in the Land of Lakes and Letters for TypeCon2019

Mark those calendars. TypeCon is headed back to Minneapolis, Minnesota — August 28th to September 1st, 2019. Join us at Hilton Minneapolis, conveniently located in the heart of downtown with easy access to museums, parks, music, and food.

Additional details and updates will be published on the TypeCon site, via our Twitter stream, as well as in our email newsletter as they become available.


August 5th, 2018

SOTA Typography Award Honors Louise Fili & Carol Wahler

Designer Louise Fili and executive director of the Type Directors Club Carol Wahler have both been honored with the 2018 SOTA Typography Award. The announcement took place on Saturday, August 5th, 2018 at the Hilton Portland Downtown as part of TypeCon2018.

See the full announcement for details.


May 22nd, 2018

2018 SOTA Catalyst Award Winner Announced

Frida Medrano will be the recipient of the 2017 SOTA Catalyst Award. Frida will present her work and receive the award during TypeCon2018, taking place this summer in Portland, Oregon.

See the full announcement for details.


March 19th, 2018

SOTA Catalyst Award Call for Entries

The Society of Typographic Aficionados is now accepting applications for its ninth annual Catalyst Award. The award is targeted at young people who have created original work in type design, type history, or other areas related to typography. It recognizes a person 25 years of age or younger who shows both achievement and future promise in the field of typography.

Please refer to the official call for entries for details.


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