Type In Berlin

Word Jazz Closing Party


Come by Mota Italic this Saturday, July 6th, for the closing party of Word Jazz. Berlin’s newest up and coming calligraphic artist Drury Brennan will be on hand showing off his pen prowess. He’ll be happy to write something for you to take home. Bring an old tote bag, shirt, or boring old paper and he’ll make it more beautiful for you. Donations happily accepted.

Wine, music, and live calligraphy! Sounds like a perfect Saturday.

Mota Italic Gallery
2:00-5:00 Saturday July 6th

»Word Jazz« Opening Party + Typo Berlin Pre-Party


For the third year in a row, Mota Italic is hosting the biggest Typo Berlin pre-party and exhibition opening evening.

This Wednesday from 18:00 till late, come by Mota Italic to check out the new exhibition »Word Jazz«, meet the artist Dru Brennan, meet not only the Berlin type crowd, but also many international typoholics visiting from all over the globe.

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Calligraphy Workshop – Copperplate Capitals


This class is oriented to beginners, but it is open to anyone interested in improving their handwriting skills and calligraphy.

English Copperplate is a calligraphic model developed in the 19th century and it is well known for its simple elegance, thin loops and quick strokes. -

The workshop will be in English and part of the tools are included in the price, just bring a pencil, eraser, an old brush and a long ruler.

Price 55€

The class begins at 14.00 and ends at 20.00. More infos: gs@resistenza.es

Almstadtstrasse 3 – 10178 Doorbell 105

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Lettering vs Calligraphy

Lettering vs Calligraphy is a project by Giuseppe Salerno and Martina Flor. It consists of a visual dialogue between a letterer and a calligrapher, where they draw/write a letter responding to a keyword given by a moderator. The adventure aims to explore the capabilities of the two technical approaches. It delivers one letter daily and takes place online, where the visitors are invited to vote for their favorite.

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