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New Font: Sinews

Effortlessly providing both dynamism and durability
Posted by Gestalten—01/2012

A sinew is a strong, fibrous tissue connecting bones to muscle.

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New Font: Calcine

Shades of Abstracted Brush and Marker Letterings
Posted by Gestalten—11/2011

Calcine is all about playfulness and fun. Originally designed (and perfect for) posters and flyers, the typeface—the name comes from a bastardization of the process of roasting coffee beans—thrives off of its proportions and superstructure.

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Twenty-six characters

Interview with Typography Icon Bruno Maag
Posted by Gestalten—11/2011

Twenty-six characters is an exploration of Nokia's new typeface, designed by typography icon Bruno Maag, offering inspiration and insight for establishing an indispensable visual language.

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Type Foundries Today

Photos from the Type Navigator Book Launch
Posted by Gestalten—11/2011

Jan Middendorp, Martin Lorenz, and guests come together for an evening of pure typography.

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Lettres Type

Exhibition in Nancy
Posted by Gestalten—11/2011

Displaying typefaces in their context of use.

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Guillemet

A Minimalistic Modernization of Gothic Typography
Posted by Gestalten—11/2011

23-year-old Marseille-based typographer Johan Mossé decided it was time to give blackletter gothic typography an update.

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Type Foundries Today

Talk by Jan Middendorp and Martin Lorenz with Luc(as) de Groot (LucasFonts), Tim Ahrens and Shoko Mugikura (Just Another Foundry)
Posted—11/2011

The market for digital typefaces is rapidly expanding with new fonts and type foundries launching on almost a daily basis. The type world has become an exciting and diverse landscape, but it can be hard to navigate for those who aren't part of its inner circle--and it's not just about the fonts.

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House for Sale!

Including Bankers Box and Biking Helmet
Posted by Gestalten—10/2011

Famous for their impeccable tongue-in-cheek takes on American popular culture, the Delaware-based type foundry House Ind.

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