Roger Excoffon’s ultimate typeface

Roger Excoffon’s ultimate typeface

For the past few years, I have been working on the final typographical creation upon which Roger Excoffon had set himself. Originally, the typeface was to be published by Berthold in the 70s, but it never came to pass. What… More


Use the right quotation marks

Use the right quotation marks

There are multiple forms of quotation marks, each suited to a particular context. We will study in detail their characteristics and the simplest ways to use them well. After our first overview on apostrophes, let us look at quotation marks.… More


More elegant texts with typographic apostrophe

More elegant texts with typographic apostrophe

I open in this blog a section of typographic tips, designed to answer questions that come up frequently in my conversations with clients or students. This section is for all users of typography, that is to say almost everyone now!… More


Public Typography in Saint-Étienne

Public Typography in Saint-Étienne

Last March 31 and April 1st, I was invited to lead a workshop a little out of the ordinary during the Biennale du Design in Saint-Étienne, France. Biennale du Design in Saint-Étienne Offered to festival-goers and to the public from… More


Type Workshop at ESADHAR Le Havre, France

Type Workshop at ESADHAR Le Havre, France

Typographic workshop hosted by Brigitte Monnier and Bruno Bernard, at École supérieure d’art et de design du Havre, from 6 to 9 October 2014. ©4n u re4d me ? We use typography every day to exchange all types of messages.… More


Inheritances, typography and digital arts

Inheritances, typography and digital arts

On May 24, students of Campus de la Fonderie de l’image in Bagnolet near Paris, organized a day of round tables around the issues of inheritance to the digital age. I was invited to debate with Jonathan Fabrguettes, my colleague… More


Letterpress : visit at Ateliers André

Letterpress : visit at Ateliers André

I recently asked the Ateliers André to print my new business card – an opportunity to pay a visit to this high place of printing and engraving. Ateliers André settled in 1931 in the heart of Belleville, a popular area… More


Graphisme et patrimoine(s)

Graphisme et patrimoine(s)

Graphisme et patrimoine(s) (graphic design design and heritage) exhibition at the French national Library. Selection of contemporary graphic design pieces offering a reflection on heritage – tangible and intangible. Curators: Sandrine Maillet and Anne-Marie Sauvage. BAT has been invited to… More


Interviews typographiques

Interviews typographiques

Le magazine Etapes: a consacré son numéro 203 à la typographie. Il contient notamment un dossier d’entretiens avec onze créateurs de caractères français dont moi-même.


Lettres type

Lettres type

Anima typeface – under development – appears in this new book from Ypsilon  publishing house’s Libreairie typographique. This book follows the exhibition Lettres type held in 2011 and 2012 in Nancy, Chaumont and eventually in Hong Kong for the last… More