Eight years ago, my friend and me had got a vision. What about using a globe to discover the history of type? Building up a system which works like Google Earth, but looks better? Using historical maps instead of satellite pictures? Without parking cars when it comes to Gutenberg? Without the highway from 2011 if we look at Bodoni as it appears in Typomapp?
Do you know Global Type? If not, feel free to visit
Here I’ve got some examples of how it could look like:
Can you imagine?
P.S.: You can find my two talks at ATypI Lisbon and Brighton on my website.