The Centre for Printing History and Culture
Print Matters: Past, Present and Future
The Centre for Printing History and Culture is a joint initiative between Birmingham City University and the University of Birmingham and consists of researchers, heritage professionals and librarians. It seeks to encourage research into all aspects and periods of printing history and culture, as well as education and training into the art and practice of printing. Please see our member pages for more information.
Here is a selection of research projects that are either run by or associated with the Centre. See CPHC Research for a full list.
Toshi Omagari discusses validity of what he was taught as type design student and tries to debunk myths in typeface design.
Phil Abel provides a glimpse in the the year in the life of Hand & Eye Letterpress.
The Centre for Printing History & Culture, in conjunction with the Printing Historical Society and the national Print Museum, invite proposals for the forthcoming conference to be held in Dublin, 30-31 March 2017.