TYPO Berlin 2011 Shift - 16th International Design Conference May 19th – 21st

Donald Beekman, born and raised in Amsterdam, has run his design studio DBXL since 1984. Over the years he has designed many logos, record and cd sleeves, flyers, posters, identities, magazines and packaging. Donald has also designed many typefaces, most of them emanating from logos or artwork designed for clients. Still a musician, he has been co-hosting Typeradio since 2004, and in 2008 joined Donald Roos in running the VetteLetters foundry.

VetteLetters: between food, fonts and the making of... (E)

World famous type foundry VetteLetters finds its inspiration in (fried) food and cooking. This presentation by Donald and Donald will shed light on the cooking process and sources of inspiration behind the foundry and the fonts. It will be a sensation for the taste buds, yummy!