Crit club + Drinks + Fun, in San Francisco.
TypeThursdaySF is a monthly gathering based around the discussion of letterform projects of all shapes and sizes. As well as a place to chat & meet other type enthusiasts. There area wide range of aficionados from various disciplines, which leads to a unique mix of conversations, opinions on letterforms, & design insight.
Join us if you’re interested in seeing what your fellow type fans are working on, and if you’d like to gain feedback on your own type design, typography, lettering or any type-related visual communications. Come and present your work and get some feedback from other type lovers and designers. The Type Critique usually features 3-4 presenters, that last 15 minutes each. To sign up for the critique submit via this form up to 24 hours prior to showtime. First come, first served.
This is a 21 and over event.
Early Bird Tickets: FreeRegular Tickets: $12.50Last Minute & Walk-Ins: $25
San Francisco Center for the Book375 Rhode Island St.San Francisco, CA 94103
Partners & Sponsors
TypeThursdaySF is made possible by our generous sponsors!Venue Partner The San Francisco Center for the BookFoundry Sponsor Darden StudioNational Sponsor Adobe Typekit
What to Expect
6:15pm – 6:50pm: Check in and socializing
6:50pm: Opening Statements/Introduction
7:00pm – 8:00pm: Type Critiques
8:00pm: Closing Comments
8:10pm – 9:00pm: Socializing
Am I required to show work?
Not at all! You’re welcome to come and learn. We do encourage participating in the critiques and asking questions that would benefit the presenters and the community.
What can I bring to the event?
Bring your work-in-progress projects that involve creating or using letterforms. Anything where type designers and educators can help you. Some examples: • UI: An App or Website that is typographic in nature. • Lettering: Many sketches and directions for a lettering assignment. • Typeface: Type proofs showcasing large renders of the letters, spacing proofs, text settings of the type.
Submit your work securely online for the Type Crit and it will be ready and waiting for you at the event. Your work will be projected onto the screen and the group will help pump up your typography!
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Email TypeThursday SF organizer Delve Withrington: [email protected]