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Zapf Exhibition

Overview

Zapf Exhibition, focused on “calligraphy” that is the grass roots of the husband and wife team Hermann Zapf / Gudrun Zapf-von Hesse, will be held at Tokyo curated by J-LAF (Japan Letter Arts Forum) and Akira Kobayashi (Type director at Linotype), co-sponsored by Linotype GmbH. A part of their 70+ years creative activity is introduced with their calligraphy works, metal typesetting (property of The Kazui Press), and the WIP memos of digital fonts and more.

3 treasurable autograph works of Hermann Zapf is displayed for the first time in Japan!

- Sep. 13rd, 2011 [Tue] – 25th [Sun]
- no closing days
- at Gallery le bain
- entry fee: 1000 yen
- number of works exhibited: about 50 scheduled (autograph works, duplicate copies, materials on font-makings, metal typesetting, and more)
- curation: J-LAF (Japan Letter Arts Forum) and Akira Kobayashi (Type director at Linotype)

J-LAF (Japan Letter Arts Forum) website
Gallery le bain website
The Kazui Press website

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lovely !!

nnes

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