• Helvetica Updates

June 6, 2007

Another week, another six screenings

Last week was another hectic one, with screenings in Boston for the Society of Environmental Graphic Designers conference, two AIGA screenings in Nashville, and three sold-out shows at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. I hadn’t visited the Walker before, and I was really impressed by their art, film, … Read More

June 5, 2007

More new screenings

Three C’s: Cologne, Cleveland, and the Corcoran. See the screening schedule for more. Read More

June 4, 2007

SF tix sold out

Tickets for the second San Francisco screening on June 13 at 10pm are now sold out. There may be stand-by tickets available at the door for both the 7pm and 10pm screenings at Embarcadero Cinemas. Arrive early… no guarantees. Read More

June 4, 2007

C’est si bon

Ahhhhh… Paris in the springtime. The quaint outdoor cafes, the wine, the romance, the Eiffel Tower, and the Helvetica. I rolled into Paris for two sold-out screenings at the Palais de Tokyo, a sprawling contemporary art gallery and performance space overlooking the Seine. Just before the first screening … Read More

June 2, 2007

Additional DC screening announced

“By popular demand” the AFI Silverdocs Festival has added a second screening, Sunday June 17, 9:15pm. Tickets are available here. Read More

May 31, 2007

Second San Francisco screening added!

In response to the insane amount of demand in the city by the bay, we’ve added a second screening in SF, a 10pm screening at the Embarcadero. Tickets are only available here, so get on it. Read More

May 31, 2007

Deutschland: Ich liebe dich!

The German screening tour last week was fantastisch: great cities, great people, and great events. The day after the Typo event, we had a matinee screening at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste Berlin. I was a little blurry from the Typo afterparty (which went till like 6am) but had a … Read More

May 24, 2007

DC Tix on sale

Tickets for the Washington DC-area premiere at the AFI Silverdocs Festival on June 16 are now on sale. Go get ’em. Update: Advance tickets for this event are now sold out. There should be rush tickets available at the door, check Silverdoc’s site for details on how to rush, … Read More

May 21, 2007

Ich bin ein Helvetiker

Berlin was the center of the design world last week, with the latest edition of FontShop’s annual Typo event. Although the event centers around type, each year features a theme, and this year’s was music. The curators stayed on-target with three days of music and type-themed panels and … Read More

May 21, 2007

Hungry for Helvetica

The series of Helvetica-themed food items continues with this delicious letterform at the sold-out Philadelphia screening at Westphal College at Drexel last week. (And of course, it’s Swiss cheese.) Thanks Westphal! … Read More