Workshops

23rd February 2017 Workshop Day at University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
Typoday workshops are based on this year’s theme of ‘Typography and Diversity’ and are designed to offer exposure on various aspects of typography. This will provide a platform for students/design professionals from varied backgrounds to interact with experts in typography design.

Schedule:

8.30 – 9.30      —    Registration and Tea
9.30 – 9.45      —    Welcome and Introduction to the Facilitators
10.00 – 1.00    —    Morning Sessions
1.00- 2.30         —    Lunch
2.30 to 5.30     —    Afternoon Sessions
5.30 to 6.00     —    Workshop Exhibits + Tea

The following workshops will be conducted on 23rd February 2017

Workshop to be conducted by the following experts:

1. Prof. Kumkum Nadig.......More
Faculty Member, Head, Visual Communication Design, Srishti School of Design, Bangalore
Title:
'DiversiType'.......Track 1

2. Prof. Santosh Kshirsagar.......More
Dean, Sir J J School of Applied Arts, Mumbai
Title: 'N/A'......Track 2

3. Prof. G V Sree Kumar.......More
Faculty Member, Head, IDC IIT Bombay
Title: 'Typography, Story Telling, Sound and Emotion'.......Track 3

4. Prof. Ranjana Dani.......More
Faculty Member, MIT Institute of Design, Pune
Title: 'Form Play Speak callitypo explorations'.......Track 4

5. Azza Alameddine.......More
N/A , UAE
Title: 'Arabic lettering & Islamic patterns'.......Track 5

6. Prof. Ravi Poovaiaj and Dr. Ajanta Sen.......More
Faculty Member, IDC, IIT Bombay
Title: 'Type and Graphics Creative Combinetrics'.......Track 6

7. Prof. Antoine Abi Aad.......More
Académie Libanaise des Beaux Arts, Lebanon
Title: 'From Wires To Computers'....... Track 7

8. Prof. D. Udaya Kumar.......More
Faculty Member, DoD, IIT Guwahati
Workshop Title: 'Exploring Positive and Negative Spaces'.......Track 8

9. Dave Crossland.......More
Program Manager (Typography Specialist), Google
Workshop Title: 'Crafting Type: Beginners Letter Sketching And Font Making Boot camp and Making Free Fonts Full Time'.....Track 9

10. Sarang Kulkarni and Noopur Datye.......More
Principle designer, Ek Type/Graphic designer, Mumbai
Workshop Title: 'Creating custom logotypes for identity design'.....Track 10

11. Sri Achyut Palav.......More
Calligrapher, Mumbai
Workshop Title: 'Lettering - Exploration - Experimental'.....Track 11

12. Agung Zainal Muttakin Raden.......More
Indraprasta PGRI University lecturer in Indraprasta PGRI University, Jakarta Faculty of Language and Art, Department of Visual Communication Design
Workshop Title: 'Closure Type'.....Track 12

13. Savita Saraf and Mansi Keni.......More
N/A
Workshop Title: 'Kinetic Typography'.....Track 13

14. Shan.......More
CEO, mBrain Technologies (Pvt) Ltd
Workshop Title: 'Developing Indic fonts for Mac and iOS Platform (Workshop based on Sinhala,Tamil)'.....Track 14