Oliver Schöndorfer is a interdisciplinary designer with strong focus on web design and typography. He sees himself as a link between the aesthetic and the technical parts of web design and his vision is to get designers and developers to better collaborate. Oliver co-founded the design agency 86/60 in Vienna, specializing in strategic design work across various media. He taught at a technical college in Vienna and held workshops at the New Design University in St. Pölten. To share his knowledge and passion, he writes blog articles, speaks at local events and international conferences.
Talk at FEC18
Variable fonts will shape the future of web typography as they can bring great variety and new opportunities at a low file size to our browsers. This practical talk guides you through the first steps with variable web typography, illustrated by several use cases and examples. What are variable fonts, what can you do with them, when do they make sense, and what should you be aware of? It’s time to be more variable and get this new technology in the browser!