Type in Multiple Dimensions: A Lecture and Films by Judith Poirier
The Alcuin Society is pleased to present a free public lecture on March 16, 2017 with Judith Poirier. Judith will discuss the book as a space for design experimentation, and show her experimental films using type and historic printing elements.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
SFU Harbour Centre
515 W. Hastings St.
Fletcher Challenge Room
Admission free and open to the public. No registration required.
Judith Poirier is a professor of typography & editorial design at École de design, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Montréal, Québec. She is also a filmmaker, and a multiple Alcuin award winner for her own books.
This is a unique opportunity to hear her in Vancouver, for anyone interested in type or book making. Judith is one of three judges for the Society’s 35th upcoming competition, the 2016 Alcuin Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada.