Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

TypeCon 2018: “The World’s Best Typography” Traveling Exhibit (TDC64)

August 3, 2018 @ 9:30 am - August 5, 2018 @ 5:30 pm

From August 3-5, 2018, The Type Directors Club will debut The World’s Best Typography exhibition on the West Coast in association with TypeCon 2018 in Portland, Oregon. The display will feature the winning work of the Type Director Club’s 64th Annual Communications Design and 2018 Typeface Design competitions.

This year’s annual juried exhibition features typography in a wide range of categories including books, posters, corporate branding, logos, web graphics, film and TV titles, products, and magazines.

Professional and student communications design work from many countries is on display, including work from the United States, France, Germany, Japan, Spain, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, the People’s Republic of China, South Korea, and others.

Read about the book that received the Best in Show award here, and the award-winning student work here.

Read more about these Judges’ Choices:
Cybu Richli’s Russian Revolution poster by Nicholas Blechman
IBM Plex by Verena Gerlack

The exhibition is part of TypeCon’s Type Gallery Exhibits & SOTA Marketplace, which is open to conference attendees daily from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm.



August 3, 2018 @ 9:30 am
August 5, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, , , , , , , , , , , , ,


Type Directors Club
Society of Typographic Aficionados


Hilton Portland Downtown
921 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204 United States
+ Google Map
+1 503-226-1611