School of Art & Design Speaker Series

Our annual Speaker Series brings internationally-recognized artists and art professionals to inspire, awe, and challenge our students and community.
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Craig  Eliason

Tuesday, October 15 | 5:45 p.m.
321 Applied Arts Building

Dr. Craig Eliason is an art historian with an interest in the history of typography and type design. A self-described “professional typophile,” he is a researcher, critic and reviewer of typefaces, and since 2008 he has developed his own type designs. In 2010 Eliason launched Teeline Fonts, a digital typefoundry. His work has been published in TypographicaDesign IssuesCodex: The Journal of Typography, and Design and Culture, and he has presented his work at national and international typographic conferences, including TypeCon and the Association Typographique Internationale. He has taught at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN since 2002. 

Craig Eliason