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Typographers - International


• Klingspor-Museum Offenbach

http://www.klingspor-museum.de/Kuenstler.html

The Klingspor Museum in Offenbach am Main, Germany, was established in 1953. It was named after Dr Karl Klingpor (1868-1950), who, with his brother, Wilhelm, ran the Gebr. Klingspor type foundry. Dr Klingspor's private collection of books and material on typography, calligraphy and the art of the book forms the nucleus of the museum's exhibits. The Klingspor's Web site contains a list of over 2,100 type designers together with biographical information and examples of their work in PDF form. Text in German. Translates well using the Google translation service.

• Lino Type – Font Designers

http://www.linotype.com/29/fontdesigners.html?PHPSESSID=fb4676ca24f9de320dcaf5abcfd28036

Contains data on hundreds of typographers/font designers with examples of their work.


Typographers - USA

• The Chicago Design Archive

http://www.chicagodesignarchive.org/designers.php

Examples of work by members of the Society of Typographic Arts (STA). While it does not contain biographical information, it does help to identify clients for whom designers have worked, and the design studios with which they have been associated.