As godfather of modern French typography, Jean Francois Porchez will deliver a talk about his experiences and nuggets of typographic wisdom in designing custom typefaces for some of the world’s most recognizable brands: Le Monde, the Paris Metro, Louis Vuitton, Galleries Lafayette, Sephora, YSL Beauté, The Boston Consulting Group and Nespresso – just to name a few. Venue: St Bride Foundation, London, Tickets £8–£12.50. Dates & Times: Tue April 25 @ 7pm. Doors open @ 6.30pm. Website.