Exhibition Cyrus Highsmith - Products of a Thinking Hand

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March 10th 2018 - March 28th 2018

Gerrit Noordzij prize Exhibition and Book Presentation Cyrus Highsmith

From Friday 9 March – Wednesday 28 March, the exhibition Products of a Thinking Hand with work by American type designer Cyrus Highsmith is on show in the Galleries of the Royal Academy of Art. Highsmith is the laureate of the Gerrit Noordzij Prize, an international award for typography and font design that is given to a successful designer by the Royal Academy of Art. Highsmith’s show presents some of his recent works and a publication that was made especially for this occasion by the Type and Media department.

The exhibition was generously supported by the Municipality of The Hague.

Cyrus Highsmith

Cyrus Highsmith (born 1973, Providence, Rhode Island, the US) works for the renowned American type foundry, Font Bureau. He also teaches at the Rhode Island School of Design and publishes in numerous media and blogs. His fonts are used the world over; he has developed fonts for Rolling Stone Magazine, Men’s Health and The Wall Street Journal, for example, and he has written a much-used introduction to typography, Inside Paragraphs: Typographic Fundamentals.

This event was supported by the Municipality of The Hague

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Date

Fri 9 March 2018 16:00 - 19:00

Location

KABK Galleries

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By invitation only

Entrance fee

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Date

Sat 10 March 2018 10:00 - Wed 28 March 2018 17:00

Location

KABK Galleries

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The exhibition is closed on Sunday

Entrance fee

Free