Moscow program

19 May Zvezda cinema

14:00
Alexander Vasin «Titles, posters and typography in movies» Free admission, registration is needed

26 May (East-day) Moscow Museum (Zubovsky boulevard, 2)

12:00
Opening of the festival

With the support of Pro Helvetia

After spending 6 months in New York due to a grant by the Swiss government, Ivan W... подробнее

With the support of Goethe Institute in Moscow

Jianping He is a Chinese designer based in Berlin. After studying graphic design at the China Academy of Art, He earned an MFA from the Berlin University of the Arts, and a PhD in cultural history from the Free University of Berlin. He has explained that the German emphasis on “independent thinking and play” has counterbalanced the academic discipline of his Chinese education, and his designs n... подробнее

15:00
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With the support of Pro Helvetia

Ludovic Balland specializes in typography, typesetting and book projects. He studied visual communication at the University of Art and Design in Basel and trained at Dalton & Maag in London. In 2002 he founded the studio The Remingtons ... подробнее

27 May (West-day) Moscow Museum (Zubovsky boulevard, 2)

With the support of Chainka club

Pan Yi — calligrapher, calligraphy teacher.

Born in 1973.
1980–1986 — Shabanzhuang Elementary School, Beijing;
1986–1989 — Secondary School at Beijing Industrial University;
1989–1993 — Beijing Trade College of Commerce.

Pan Yi, the master of callig... подробнее

with the support of Readymag

Majid Abbasi born in 1965 in Tehran, graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Tehran in 1996 in visual communication. It was in this same year, having already enjoyed numerous freelance design commissions, that Abbasi set up his prestigious studio, Di... подробнее

With the support of Morisawa

Keitaro Sakamoto gave a talk on Morisawa Type Design Competition that has been giving birth to new typeface designs for decades since the first competition held in 1984. Through entries with bold ideas and new attempts in anticipation with unprecedented expressive capacity, the last competition in 2016 received more than 700 entries from 49 countries and regions, including both Kanji and Latin ... подробнее

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Kaori Ishijima, master of Japanese calligraphy.

1999 — graduated from the Institute of Calligraphy in Ito, Japan.
2000–2004 — worked at the Japanese Association of Calligraphy Education in Tokyo, Japan.
2005–2008 — taught at Charles University, at the Society of Czech-Japanese Friendship, at the Davis Holis Institute in Prague, Czech Republic.
Since 2009, she... подробнее

17:00
Russian premiere of the «Hanzi» movie

With the support of British Higher School of Art and Design

Mr. Subrata Bhowmick is one of India’s leading graphic designers with great penchant for the In... подробнее

29 May Higher British Design School

With the support of British Higher School of Art and Design

Mr. Subrata Bhowmick is one of India’s leading graphic designers with great penchant for the In... подробнее

30 May Fakel cinema

With the support of The Netherlands Embassy

High on Type is a collective of five designers and artists who share a passion for letters:
Guido de BoerVincent de BoerHans Schuttenbeldподробнее

2 June (East-day) Moscow Museum (Zubovsky boulevard, 2)

With the support of ParaType

Konstantin Golovchenko is a designer, researcher in the field of font and typography. For several years he was engaged in the design of titles in a television and radio company, then he worked as the lead editor of a book publishing company. Currently he is the director of the advertising agency “Motto Creative” (Odessa, Ukraine). In addition, he is a co-founder (together with Viktor ... подробнее

With the support of The Netherlands Embassy

High on Type is a collective of five designers and artists who share a passion for letters:
Guido de BoerVincent de BoerHans Schuttenbeldподробнее

14:00
Student talk-show «Detki&Babki»
15:00
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With the support of Goethe Institute in Moscow

Benedikt Groß is a speculative and computational designer who works antidisciplinarily.подробнее

With the support of The Netherlands Embassy

Vincent de Boer is a typographic artist and a teacher of letter making, member of High on Type team. Early affirmation provided a solid confidence and a hunger for recognition. Without any doubt in his pieces, there is a legion of borders to cross. Any fresh visual that intrigues the eye, Vincent is interested to acquire. With many layers to ... подробнее

With the support of The Netherlands Embassy

Guido de Boer is an artist, graphic desi... подробнее

With the support of ABC Design

Born in Trieste in 1962. He deals mainly with the visual identity of public bodies and private companies.

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3 May (east-day) Moscow Museum (Zubovsky boulevard, 2)

With the support of Shuka.design

Shun Sasaki is a graphic designer and art-director from Tokyo. The founder of AYOND design studio.

Interview for It´s nice that (en)
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With the support of Groza.design

Sarkis Kristyan is type and graphic designer. Born in Beirut and based in Amsterdam. After receiving his master in Type & Media from the Royal Academy of Art (KABK) in 2010, he started his own design studio in the Netherlands. In 2015, he co-founded TPTQ... подробнее

With the support of HSE

Chae Byung-rok is an excellent graphic designer who lives and works in Seoul, Korea. After studying graphic design under Koichi Sato at Tama Art University in Japan, he has establ... подробнее

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With the support of ParaType

Sarp Sozdinler (born 1989, Izmir) lives and works in Istanbul, Turkey. He began his independent graphic design practice in 2014 while studying at Die Angewandte / University of Applied Arts Vienna, after switching from Computer Engineering between the years 2006–2009. He now gives Typography classes at Istanbul Aydin University, and a partici... подробнее

With the support of Groza.design

Khajag Apelian is a lettering artist, type and graphic designer. Having grown up between Dubai and Beirut, and being raised in an Armenian family, Khajag has an affinity for different languages and writing systems, which he has applied to the development of typefaces in many scripts, including Arabic, Armenian, and Latin.

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With the support of Embassy of Israel

Artist, Graphic Designer, Researcher and Curator. Born in Israel, 1944. Lives and works in Tel Aviv.

Senior lecturer at the Visual Communication Department at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, since 1976. Since 1975, operates his own studio in Tel Aviv, specializing in various aspects of visual communications, with particular emphasis on culture and politics. Collects ... подробнее

19:00
Results of video contest, awards ceremony