ECV New York 2017

ecvny2017 New York typographic tour

We will be back to New York between the 21 to 26 February 2017 with a group of 12 french students! This year mark the fifth anniversary, following very succesful trips in past years we have built a great schedule with the help of many friends in New York and elsewhere. ECV Paris rent the TDC for few days to host the ECV masterclasses, along various visits.

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ECV New York 2016

ecvny2016

For the fourth time, following very succesful trips in past years we will be back to New York between the 16 to 20 February 2016 with a group of 11 french students! I have built a strong program with the help of many friends in New York and elsewhere. ECV Paris rent the TDC for few days to host the ECV masterclasses, along various visits.

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ECV New York 2015

ecvny2015

For the third time, following very succesful trips in 2013 and 2015 we will be back to New York between the 10 to 15 February 2015 with a group of 11 french students! ECV Paris rent the TDC for few days to host the ECV masterclasses, along various visits.

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ECV 2014 students typefaces

During the winter 2014, our students from the ECV Typographic design have to work on a revival of typeface. This project was just a part of a more wider Typographic design course. They really discovered through this project how to draw letterforms, something they never tried in the past.

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ECV New York 2014

Ecv NewYork 2014

For the second time, following a very succesful trip in 2013, we will be back to New York between the 11 to 16 february 2014 with a group of 10 french students! As last year, the 2014 trip in New York will be the cherry on the cake.

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ECV 2013 students typefaces

Last semester, our students from the ECV Typographic design have to work on a revival of typeface: Re-création that’s the word we use in French. This project was just a part of a more wider Typographic design course, see the short presentations about their last semester here.

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ECV 2013 students presentations

This master in typographic design started in early 2012, its the second class we have. Our topics cover typography in many area as possible: identity, editorial project, signage, events identity. The group of various instructors that I manage works well. In addition we teach them lettering, and typeface design. We invite also several professional to present they work and share experiences.

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ECV Typography 2013 in New York

ECV typography annual trip to New York 2013

The greatest part of this new Master is that a group of students will visit New York between the 20 and 25 February 2013. For them, I have built a strong program with the help of many friends in New York and elsewhere…

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Awards

Club des directeurs artistiques 47e Palmarès Nominee 2015, Typography category, typeface design. Gl Bader, GL Kahn, designed by Jean François Porchez, 03-2016.

Chevalier dans l’ordre des Arts et Lettres (Knight in the order of Arts and Letters) 04-2015 (Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication).

Club des directeurs artistiques 46e Palmarès Sélection 2014, Typography category, lettering. Air Poster for ZeCraft, designed by Jean François Porchez, 03-2015.

Club des directeurs artistiques 46e Palmarès Selection 2014, Typography category, typeface design. Anisette Anisette Petite, designed by Jean François Porchez, 03-2015.

Club des directeurs artistiques 45e Palmarès Prix 2013, Typography category, typography in use + Selection 2013, Typography category, typeface design. Sephora, designed by ZeCraft, 03-2014.

Club des directeurs artistiques 45e Palmarès Selection 2013, Typography category, typeface design. Le BHV Marais, designed by ZeCraft, 03-2014.

Club des directeurs artistiques 45e Palmarès Selection 2013, Typography category. Louis Vuitton Cabinet d’écriture, designed by ZeCraft, 03-2014.

Club des directeurs artistiques 45e Palmarès Selection 2013, Typography category, lettrages, logotypes. Louis Vuitton Script, designed by ZeCraft, 03-2014.

Tokyo TDC Tokyo Type Director Club Annual Awards 2014, Prize Nominee Work for the bespoke typeface Vuitton Cabinet d’écriture designed for Louis Vuitton Malletier, 02-2014.

Tokyo TDC Tokyo Type Director Club Annual Awards 2014, Prize Nominee Work for the bespoke typeface Singulier designed for Yves Saint Laurent Beauté, 02-2014.

Club des directeurs artistiques: 44e Palmarès Prix 2012, Typography category, typeface design. Custom typeface family Parisine Girouette for RATP, 02-2013.

Observeur du design 13 Parisine Girouette received a star (étoile) at the Observeur du design 13, APCI. 11-2012.

Granshan 2012, 5th International Non Latin Type Design Competition Display category award. Custom typeface Retiro for Madriz magazine, 06-2012.

Club des directeurs artistiques: 43e Palmarès Prix 2011, Typography category, typeface design. Custom typeface family Singulier for Yves Saint Laurent Beauté, 04-2012.

Club des directeurs artistiques: 43e Palmarès Nominee 2011, Typography category, logotype. The Independent Magazine logotype for The Independent Magazine, 04-2012.

Club des directeurs artistiques: 43e Palmarès Selected 2011, Typography category, logotype. Abigail Borg logotype for Abigail Borg, 04-2012.

Letter.2 prize 2011, among the 53 entries out of 561 submissions based on their design excellence. 11-2011.

Ed-Awards: Silver Award winner in category 25. Original Typeface of the European Design Awards 2011. 05-2011.

Club des directeurs artistiques: 42e Palmarés Prix 2010 Custom typeface family AW Conqueror for Arjowiggins via ReflexImage, 04-2011.

Creative Review Type Annual Custom typeface Retiro for Madriz magazine: Best in Book 2011, 02-2011.

Designpreis 2011 Nominee Design Award of the Federal Republic of Germany 2011: Custom typeface Retiro Nominee for 2011, 06-2010.

Club des directeurs artistiques: 41e Palmarés Prix 2009 for the custom typeface Retiro. 03-2010.

Tdc2 2010 Certificate of Type design Excellence for the custom typeface Retiro, 3-2010.

I Love Typography selected Allumi as 2009 favourite font. 01-2010.

Club des directeurs artistiques: Palmarés 2009 Vuitton Persona selected. 04-2009.

Observeur du design 07 Parisine Office received a star at the Observeur du design 07, APCI. 10-2006.

Creative Review Type Awards 2006 Deréon and Mencken won a Creative Review Type Awards. 01-2006.

Our Favourite Typefaces of 2004
Costa PTF among the typefaces chosen as Our Favourite Typefaces of 2004 by the on-line journal Typographica. 12-2005.

Bukva:raz Certificate of Type design Excellence (International Type design competition, NY-Moscow) for the following typefaces Anisette, Anisette Petite, Ambroise, Ambroise Firmin, Ambroise François, Charente, Le Monde Journal, Le Monde Courrier. 11-2001.

Trophée d’or de la typographie Bienvenue was nominated. 02-2001.

Tdc2 2000 Certificate of Type design Excellence (Type Director Club de New York) for the custom typeface Costa, 1-2000.

Charles Peignot award 1998, 10-1998 (ATypI).

Eda Design Excellence Award (European Design Annual 1998-99) for the Le Monde type specimen, 9-1998.

Tdc 44 Typographic Excellence Award 1997 (Annual Type Director Club Awards 44) for the Le Monde type specimen, 7-1998.

Morisawa Awards 1993 Special merit award (concours international de création de caractères ; Japon) with Apolline roman and italic.

Morisawa Awards 1990 Brattinga Honnor Prize (concours international de création de caractères ; Japon) with the first version of Angie typeface.

Find the right typeface?

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1. A british pound designed in 1993.

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2. A british pound designed in 2009.

The new game is to find it out what are theses two typefaces.

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