This summer school is an intensive 5-day programme on the value of research for a better understanding of type and typography. The keywords are ‘Perception’, ‘History’, ‘Convention’, ‘Technology’ and ‘Legibility’.
In this programme theory and demonstrations are interspersed with study visits and excursions. No fewer than 7 teachers are involved, all specialists in their field. For this week they are Dr. Frank E. Blokland, Dr. Wouter Soudan, Jan Dries, Joost Depuydt, Dr. Goran Proot, Thomas Milo, Walda Verbaenen and Patrick Goossens.