Mike Fortress

The Typographic Language of Icons

Icons are critical components of interfaces and wayfinding. We’ll look at icons through the lens of type and talk about how to pair the two.

This talk is scheduled for Saturday, June 13 at 4:00pm as part of the main Typographics conference schedule. You must register for the Typographics conference to attend.

About Mike Fortress

The Typographic Language of Icons

Mike Fortress is a digital product designer and front-end developer based in New York City. He’s a founder of Symbolset, graduate of Type@Cooper, and previously a partner and designer at Oak Studios.

At Oak, he led projects for Village, Tobias Frere-Jones, Font Bureau, Monotype, and Facebook among others.

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