Through a world in motion, Monotype Studio spots new trends through technology, diversity and inclusion and the cultural zeitgeist to provide a snapshot into the future of creativity.
WOBURN, Mass., Feb. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Monotype, one of the world's leading font and technology specialists, recently released its annual Type Trends Report: The Latest in Type Design, examining how the current state of affairs manifests in design terms. The 10 freshly updated trends identified by Monotype showcase how expressions and digital touchpoints are becoming increasingly important to brands. Through exploration and analysis of each trend, the report provides a snapshot into how the design world is moving at an incredible speed to connect to and inspire brands – and the world at large – through innovative typography technology on different digital platforms.
"Type is a gateway to an entire conversation around technology and today's trends," said Monotype Creative Type Director Terrance Weinzierl. "This report is an educational collection of work that fascinates and excites us and, most importantly, represents a ripple coursing through the ocean of design. Through these 10 trends, we provide perspective of how our daily life is impacting letterforms."
Influenced by culture, diversity and inclusion and inspired by technologies we are adopting more into the mainstream – like AI, augmented and virtual reality – the report finds themes for creativity and showcases how technology continues to blur the boundaries of what graphic design is. Among the trends in the report:
"Though many of our trends are expanded and inspired by past themes of what we saw in 2022, this report also represents the future of design – and in many ways, a guide to interpreting the world around us," added Monotype Creative Type Director, Emilios Theofanous. "As we've produced several trends reports over the years, we see this observation as a celebration of incredible global typography – a summary view of how creativity has flourished in infertile grounds with passion and purpose."
For more information or to view the full 2023 Type Trends report, visit: monotype.com/type-trends-2023.