David Bennewith on Joseph Churchward

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  • Date: 3 May 2014
  • Time: Saturday 2pm
  • Cost: Free

Joseph Churchward is a hero of New Zealand typography, cherished for the many now familiar brands and alphabets he created throughout New Zealand and the Pacific.  

On the opening day of our exhibition, Churchward Samoa, join Amsterdam-based typographer, writer and curator David Bennewith to hear more about Churchward's life and work.  Bennewith will also touch on his own design practice.

You're invited to stay on after the talk for light refreshments.

Image credit: Joseph Churchward presents his 1984 typeface Churchward Maori, Wellington. Photo: Ann Shelton, 2008.