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An Evening of Typographic Amity: Sumner Stone at TDC

Posted on by Paul Carlos

The Type Directors Club and Monotype invite you to an intimate evening with Sumner Stone. The event will be highlighted by an informal interview of Sumner by Allan Haley, of Monotype. Actually, more of a typographic chat between two old friends, Sumner will be queried about Magma™ II – his newest typeface design – the … Read more

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Century Expanded: Sumner Stone: Type Superfamilies

Posted on by Roberto de Vicq de Cumptich

Superfamilies have grown to become a common feature of typography in the twenty-first century. Their history and their conceptual background will be examined and examples  from Sumner Stone’s own work and the work of other designers, both historical and contemporary will be examined and discussed. Sumner Stone is the principal of Stone Type Foundry Inc. … Read more

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