A creative icon whose work is engrained in our daily lives, Margaret Calvert is responsible for you getting to work, school or home every day.
Calvert is a typographer and graphic designer, who is probably best known for her work with Jock Kinneir on the design of Britain's road signs — which are still in use today.
As a tutor at The RCA, over the years she has been responsible for teaching many of the UK’s most revered designers – including Anthony Burrill, Jonathan Barnbrook and Daniel Eatock.
Whether your interest is in typography, wayfinding, icons or graphic design, watching this President's Lecture destined to improve your craft.
Who Is Margaret Calvert?
Margaret Calvert selects her top ten favourite typefaces in issue 3 of Monotype Recorder Magazine.