The modern world was born on a printing press. Once essential to communication, the 500-year-old process is now in danger of being lost as its caretakers age. From self-proclaimed basement hoarders to the famed Hatch Show Print, Pressing On: The Letterpress Film explores the question: why has letterpress survived? “Pressing On” has been reviewed as […]
We’re excited to announce that as part of hosting the American Typecasting Fellowship 2012 Conference, the Foundry has organized a screening of Linotype: The Film at the McMenamins Kennedy School Theater. Tickets are included in ATF conference fees or they can be purchased by non-conference attendees for $10 per ticket. You can purchase tickets in […]
Making Faces, a film by Richard Kegler documenting the lost art of pantographic type making, will have two showings at the Museum of Contemporary Craft on October 29 at 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm, with a Q & A session with the filmmaker after each showing.