Finding Wayfinding Sans

The development of the signage typeface Wayfinding Sans Pro by Ralf Herrmann

Perfectionists everywhere will love this story about Ralf Herrmann’s quest to design a highly readable font for signposts. At one point his thorough research got him into trouble with the authorities:

“Once I even ended up in a holding cell at the border crossing to Norway, because the customs officers just wouldn’t accept that someone would drive all over Europe simply to take photographs of traffic signs.”


The development of the signage typeface Wayfinding sans Pro

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Peter Brook at the Teatro Valle Occupato

A great British director in Rome


Peter Brook is one the great theatre directors of the twentieth century. His 1970 production of A Midsummer Night's Dream made theatre history.

On Friday April 12 at 8pm the Teatro Valle Occupato is screening 'The Tightrope', a documentary about Brook by his son, Simon Brook. The film will be followed by a public debate with Peter Brook.

You can book tickets by sending an email to

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