TDC Typeface Design Winners 2016

The jury selected thirteen typeface design winners from a total of 189 submitted entries from 36 countries. These typeface winners have been included in the Annual of the Type Directors Club, Typography 37 and showcased in 8 exhibitions touring nearly 40 cities in the United States, Canada, China, France, Germany, Japan, Indonesia, Israel, Poland, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, the United Kingdom, and Vietnam.

The Jury

  • Veronika Burian : typetogether
  • Stéphane Elbaz
  • Petr van Blokland :
    Blokland + Claudia Mens
  • Alexander Tochilovsky : The Lubalin Center, The Cooper Union

Cara DiEdwardo, Competition Chair

The Winners

  1. Mornic

    • Designer: Nur Muhammad Hasif, Singapore
  2. BC Mikser

  3. Tremolo

  4. Bressay

    • Designer: Stuart Brown, Tom Foley, Sebastian Losch, and Spike Spondike, London
    • Foundry: Dalton Maag Ltd
    • Website:
    • Additional Credits: Design Lead and Engineering: Stuart Brown, Hinting: Michael Cunliffe and Mark Ward, Creative Direction: Ron Carpenter and Fabio Haag
  5. Acanto Regia

  6. Infini

  7. Froben Antiqua

  8. Zico

    • Designer: Marko Hrastovec, The Hague
    • Foundry: Foundry Typotheque
  9. Bustani

    • Designer: Patrick Giasson
    • Foundry: Monotype, Woburn, MA
    • Website:
    • Additional Credits: Linguistic Typographer: Kamal Mansour
  10. Greta Arabic

  11. The Spirit of Cursive Script

  12. Greta Sans Hebrew

  13. Bixa