“Colophon,” from the Greek "kolophon," means "summit" or "finishing touch." It is a description of the details and methods behind a publication and is often found on the last few pages of books.


The logotype was designed by Andrea Federle-Bucsi. 


Headers for this site are set in Proxima Nova, a typeface created by Mark Simonson and designed as a hybrid between Helvetica, Akzidenz Grotesk, Futura, Kabel, and the U.S. Federal Highway signage typefaces. It offers modern, even-width proportions and a geometric appearance. Body copy is set in Expo Serif Pro, a traditional bookface designed by Mark Jamra

Site Design and Development

Neoteric Design redesigned this website in 2018, following a prior version from 2012-2013. Neoteric Design is a digital consultancy that provides strategy, user experience, and web development to universities, cultural institutions, and businesses. The site runs in Neoteric’ s content management system, built in Ruby on Rails.