Commercial Classics launch events


We have planned a week of events in New York around the launch of Commercial Classics.


8 July, 6:30-8:30pm

The Past is the Present

Lecture by Paul Barnes followed by Q&A with Greg Gazdowicz, Tim Ripper & Christian Schwartz

This talk is part of the Lubalin Lecture Series hosted by Type@Cooper at The Cooper Union

Admission is free.

Book tickets here.



10 July, 7:00-8:30pm

Historical Type in Contemporary Design

Panel discussion with Paul Barnes, Tobias Frere-Jones, Shira Inbar, and Elizabeth Carey Smith. Moderated by Angela Riechers.

Admission is free. Hosted by the Parsons School of Design

Book tickets here.



11 July, 6:00-9:00pm

Commercial Classics launch party

Type specimens, drinks, posters, a silent auction to benefit the St Bride Foundation, and a preview of an upcoming collaboration between Commercial Type and clothing label Dahsar.

579 Broadway, New York, NY 10012