Jan Tschichold

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A tradition with breaks

Issue 86, Autumn 2013

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Stencil typefaces – late arrivals on the typographic scene – are going in new directions and…

Out of hand

Issue 80, Summer 2011

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Handwriting is a touchstone in the history of graphic design, where lettering meets the messy…

Electrifying the alphabet

Issue 62, Winter 2006

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At the dawn of the computer age, new functions ushered in new forms for type design

Buy this book

Issue 58, Winter 2005

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Jürgen Holstein’s volume of rare Weimar-era jackets and covers is an extraordinary labour of love…

Why Helvetica?

Issue 40, Summer 2001

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Despite the changes provoked by the digital ‘revolution’, designing a typeface for serious…