Updates & Writing

Links, Week 21, 2020

A guide to fonts for complex data. A helpful guide with some surprisingly counter-intuitive bits of advice on typography.

CityLab asked readers to draw maps of their worlds in the time of coronavirus. The result is a surprising collection of different beautiful designs.

Pentagram have created a brand identity for the The Mental Health Coalition. The coalition includes leading U.S. mental health organizations, creative and media platforms, and celebrities to break the stigma around discussing mental health.

Hoefler text proof

Jonathan Hoefler provides a new text for proofing fonts. Gone are the pangrams that offer mostly rare type combinations and instead he provides a block with common and notable letter combinations as well as uppercase and small caps variants.