ISType is an international conference that provides opportunities for established and emerging designers to share and develop their knowledge of typography. Occurring biennially in Istanbul, ISType brings together academics, industry professionals, and students—local, regional, and international—to discuss current issues and innovations in typography and to reflect upon developments and opportunities for its future growth.


2024: Armenian
2022: Mukaddeme
2019: Axis
2017: Variation
2015: Swift
2013: Stroke
2012: Transmit


Jean François Porchez
Philipp Neumeyer
Alejandro Lo Celso
Jean-Baptiste Levée
Matthew Carter
Mary Ann Bolger & Clare Bell
Jonathan Barnbrook
Jérôme Knebusch


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