Stephen Coles is an editor and typographer living in Oakland and Berlin. He publishes Fonts In Use and Typographica, consults with type foundries on editorial content and with various organizations on typeface selection and licensing. 


Stephen is author of the book The Anatomy of Type (The Geometry of Type in the UK), and serves on the board of the Letterform Archive. He was formerly a creative director at FontShop and a member of the FontFont TypeBoard.


RECENT CLIENTS
101 Editions  Font Bureau  Identifont  MVB Fonts  Persona  Production Type  ReType  Type Network  Webtype

PERSONAL PROJECTS
Chromeography  letters on cars
Fleurs Coiffeur Liquor  letters on buildings
The Mid-Century Modernist  not letters
Stüf Stuff  ephemeral residue

TALKS
A Typeface is a Chair  on selecting and using type
State of the Mart  on making and selling type
What’s the Use of Fonts In Use?


INTERVIEWS
Listgeeks 2011  Typekit 2015

ELSEWHERE
 Twitter  typography
 Twitter  not typography
 Answers to type questions
 Pictures
 Bits of work

 Contact Stephen








Portrait by Laura Serra.