Roger Excoffon

Recent articles about Roger Excoffon

Rub-down revolution

Issue 86, Autumn 2013

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A generation before home computers, Letraset’s dry transfer lettering made desktop typography…

The line of beauty

Issue 83, Summer 2012

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Script typefaces, currently enjoying an unprecedented popularity, bring a vital element of…

Excoffon’s autograph

Issue 54, Winter 2004

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Why is Mistral the typeface of choice for so many of Montréal’s small businesses?

Deep in the archives

Issue 75, Spring 2010

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Contemporary type designers Christian Schwartz and Paul Barnes select some historical type specimens…

Mr Mistral

Issue 79, Spring 2011

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New discoveries about Roger Excoffon’s virtuoso typefaces for Fonderie Olive prompt a fresh look…

Why Helvetica?

Issue 40, Summer 2001

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