Modern Cyrillic 2014

    International Type Design Competition

The Winners

Twenty-nine type projects were selected by the jury to be awarded with honorary diplomas for excellence in type design. Each member of the jury was also allowed to give a special mention to one of these projects based on personal preference.

The Emil Yakupov prize from ParaType and a lifetime licence certificate from FontLab were awarded to Yana Kutyina and Andrey Belonogov.

Congratulations to the winners for their well-deserved awards!

Twenty Nine Winners

Adobe Hand B
Amalta
Adobe Text
Artcity
Bickham Script Pro 3
Capline
Checkpoint
Chetwerg
Chiavettieri
Delgado
FF Meta Condensed
Glober
Input
Lenta
Mamontov Grotesk
Manicotti
Marco
Napoleon
Oktjabr'skaja
Permian
RIA Typeface
Sapiens
Siberian
Sitka
Sloop
Suisse Int'l Condensed Cyrillic
Trajan Sans
Wary
Woodkit
 
The jury assembled on 25 and 26 November at 47 Nakhimovsky Prospect, Moscow. The Organising Committee would like to report that the 2014 competition far exceeded previous events in terms of both the number of submissions and the geographic footprint of participants.

Dynamics of Competition and Projects’ Categories

 
As of 24h00 FJT November 14, 2014 the final count of the entries received was 356 (95 Text, 241 Display, and 20 Type System), from 26 countries: Argentina, Armenia, Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Italy, Lithuania, Macedonia, The Netherlands, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Spain, Switzerland, UK, Ukraine, USA. We thank all the entrants in the competition, and wish them the best of luck.

Geography of participants, 2014

Projects’ Content From Each Country by Category

On 30 November, the winners’ works were presented at international type conference Serebro Nabora in Moscow's Central House of Architecture, 7 Granatny Lane. The award ceremony was held the same evening, hosted by jury chair Maxim Zhukov.

There are plans to release a catalogue of the winning typefaces and organise an exhibition based on the results of the competition.

The organising committee would like to express its sincere gratitude to the members of the jury, the contestants and everyone else who made this competition possible.