Tag: Alan Kitching

Designer, Great Britain. More Information: http://www.thetypographyworkshop.com

Alan Kitching, born 1940 Darlington, UK. Apprentice compositor (1956–61). Met Anthony Froshaug and co-established the experimental printing workshop at Watford College of Technology, School of Art (1964). Worked with Froshaug until 1967 and later collaborated on student projects at the Central School of Art & Design. Established own design practice London (1973). Partner with Derek Birdsall at Omnific (1977), started letterpress printing there (1985). Established The Typography Workshop in Clerkenwell (1989). Teaching through letterpress at the Royal College of Art (1991–2006). Partnership with designer/
writer Celia Stothard from 1994.