International Symposium and Media Art Exhibition

on the current state and future of
letters in motionin art, design and space.



Next MOTYF 2018 will take place in Dublin, Ireland

31 OCT – 04 NOV 2018


Thank you all

for participating and coming to Mainz!


z zg - Zentrum Zeitbasierte Gestaltung
Hochschule Mainz, Institut für Mediengestaltung

Hochschule für Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd,


in cooperation with

Polish-Japanese Academy of Information Technologies, Warsaw, Poland



‚Akademos. A Place for Poets and Philosophers’

Gutenberg-Museum, Mainz

24 NOV 2016 extended until 31 MAR 2017



Special thanks

to all those who contributed to our festival:

lecturers, workshop, leaders, organizers, foundations, partners, sponsors, volunteers, participants!


MOTYF Team Germany

More than 11 countries

and 11 international lecturer

more than 250 participants


International Moving

Type Festival

Mainz, Germany

Pre-Show ‚Akademos’

Wall-Projection of selected Media-Works

National Film Institut, Warsaw

‚ATypI’ (International Type Association)





Future Type Lab workshops

Institut Media Design, Mainz
University of Applied Sciences,

Department Media-Design BA/MA

8 workshops

13 international lecturer




Lyrical Events

Akademie der Wissenschaft and Literatur Mainz

Gutenberg-Museum, Mainz




Publictaion (german eBook)

'Gutenberg goes Media'

Download Here