This silkscreen poster presents one glyph for each of the world’s writing systems.

Research was done by ANRT, Hochschule Mainz and Script Encoding Initiative (SEI), Department of Linguistics, Berkeley. The glyphs were drawn at ANRT, Nancy, France.

The World's Writing Systems —— Very Limited Editon Poster

A four colour code indicates living / historical scripts and Unicode encoded / not yet encoded scripts. 4 colour silk screen printing, format 80 × 120 cm, print run 600 copies, 24 €

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Concept: Johannes Bergerhausen, Hochschule Mainz, Germany

Research: Dr. Deborah Anderson, Department of Linguistics, UC Berkeley, USA

Type Design: Font »BlockDock« by J. Bergerhausen and Jérome Knebusch, 2015—2018

Font »MissingScripts« by J. Bergerhausen, Arthur Francietta and Morgane Pierson at ANRT, Nancy, France, 2016 — 2018

Design: Ilka Helmig, Johannes Bergerhausen, Cologne 2018

Printed at Lézard Graphique, Brumath, France, 2018