Jürg Lehni

Jürg Lehni is a Swiss designer, developer and artist whose work often deals with the notion of tools, the potential of industrial processes and human adaptation to technology.

Analysis of the evolution of typographic technology and the nature of digital fonts, and introduces Donald E. Knuth’s groundbreaking TeX and Metafont systems. An essay complemented by interviews with Peter Biľak, Erik Spiekermann and Dimitri Bruni (NORM).
14 April 2011