Archive for October, 2019

The CODEX Foundation Symposium is available online!

October 23, 2019 Leave a comment
The CODEX Foundation symposium, The CODEX Effect and the Emergence of the “Third Stream” in the 21st Century, was held last weekend at the Grolier Club! The event focused on the influence of Peter Koch and the CODEX Foundation and the “Third Stream,” a new way of defining and thinking about the book as a work of art in today’s world. For a full description of the event, see the CODEX website here:, or watch the symposium online at the links below!
Categories: Uncategorized

Letterform Archive’s “Only on Saturday: The Wood Type Prints of Jack Stauffacher”

October 15, 2019 Leave a comment

Letterform Archive, a San Francisco-based non-profit center for preserving and sharing the history of the graphic arts, has just announced its third book Only on Saturday, “a stunning tribute to Jack Stauffacher, a letterpress printer, typographer, and designer whose elegant and innovative type treatments cemented his reputation as one of the best printers of the twentieth century.”

For more information and to back this project, see the Kickstarter here:


Categories: Uncategorized