Brand Perfect Tour – speaker
Melbert B. Cary Distinguished Professor
Rochester Institute of Technology
Charles Bigelow is the Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Professor of Graphic Arts at Rochester Institute of Technology, where he teaches typography research, book design, magazine design, and related courses. He was previously a MacArthur Foundation Prize Fellow, a president of the committee on letterform education and research of the Association Typographique Internationale, and an associate editor of Fine Print magazine. He has been a typographic consultant for Adobe Systems, Apple Computer, IBM, Microsoft, and other firms. The Lucida digital fonts he designed with Kris Holmes are in worldwide distribution with the world’s computer operating systems and software platforms, including Apple OS X, Microsoft Windows, Java, and Plan 9 from Bell Labs.