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.
Here is a selection of research projects that are either run by or associated with the Centre. See CPHC Research for a full list.
In conjunction with L’École supérieure d’art et de design d’Amiens (esad), the Centre for Printing History & Culture (cphc) is organising a two-day international conference which aims to review and reassess the relationship between Baskerville—the man and the typeface—and France and the French.
a retrospective look at over one hundred years of print design in Egypt.
Back by popular demand. The 2019/19 series of Type Talks has been announced.
a one-day symposium exploring the manifold relations between literature and the technologies, practices and cultures of print
celebrate all things print at Winterbourne’s aptly named 'Year of Print'.