A Screening of Making Faces: Metal Type in the 21st Century

Jim Rimmer

Jim Rimmer; photo by Anna Prior

Thursday, October 11, 2012

6 pm

Ruggles Hall

Presented by the American Printing History Association

The American Printing History Association (APHA) offers a pre-conference reception and screening of Making Faces: Metal Type in the 21st Century, a documentary about the career of Canadian type designer and typecaster, Jim Rimmer. A discussion with the film’s director, Richard Kegler, and the audience will follow the screening.

The APHA’s conference, At the Crossroads: Living Letterform Traditions, requires pre-registration and will be held at Columbia College Chicago, not at the Newberry.

Cost and Registration Information 

This program is free and no reservations are required.