Calcula is a display typeface that uses smart OpenType features to explore the space between lettering and typeface design, creating maze-like spaces between letters. Designed by by Shiva Nallaperumal, Typotheque.
Production Type was commissioned by Google Fonts to create a new typeface primarily intended for immersive reading, that is now available from GSuite, Google’s collaborative office-suite for documents, slides and spreadsheets. (more…)
Nina Stössinger analyzes YouTube’s new proprietary typeface. Read the review at Typographica.org.
Avory is a gently condensed sans that challenges convention. Designed by Sláva Jevčinová, released by Rosetta Type Foundry.
Color fonts or chromatic type are not new. The first production types appeared in the 1840s… Read the whole story by Jamie Clarke.
Nara Sans is an energetic sans serif version of Typotheque’s Nara family, echoing the original concept of dynamic, upright cursives and slanted italics. Designed by Andrej Krátky with assistance from Slávka Pauliková, Nikola Djurek and Marko Hrastovec.
In his blog post, designer Tobias van Schneider shares his list of favorite type foundries and explains how to find the best typefaces.
Read the story about Pepi and Rudi superfamily designed by Tomáš Brousil, Suitcase Type Foundry.