Opening page of Moby Dick, published by the Arion Press in 1979 showing the initial letter C designed by Kris Holmes and Chuck Bigelow.
Please join RIT Goudy Award-winning type designers, Kris Holmes and Chuck Bigelow, for a lecture about their first commercial typeface, “Leviathan,” designed in 1977-78 for the Arion Press limited edition of Moby Dick, published in 1979. A brush-writing demonstration and sharing of a commemorative keepsake will complete the event.
Thursday, February 1, 6 p.m. at the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection. Refreshments to follow.