typo[media] 97


The two-day event was held at the Palmengarten in Frankfurt on 6 and 7 May 1997. The presentations and discussions were accompanied by workshops, Internet cafés and exhibitions. On the first day of the event, the winners of the DM 25,000 in prize money for the "2nd International Digital Type Design Contest" were presented at an evening event. All participants received a free Winner CD-ROM containing the 30 prize-winning types from the competition.

"typo[media] 97" was organised by the world-famous type house Linotype Library, the Type Division of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG.