type design


Type design is the art of designing typefaces.

Designed by Daniel Grumer, Zico Hebrew is a modern and versatile low-contrast typeface family.
4 October 2017
Zico Sans is a slightly square-ish Sans Serif with humanist roots designed by Marko Hrastovec.
3 October 2017
Greta Sans Devanagari is the largest typeface system of interrelated styles produced for any Indic language, suitable for small text and headlines.
4 September 2017
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.
17 June 2017
Diurnal is a sans-serif version of our popular Nocturno typeface.
20 February 2017
Typotheque designs the typeface for Mozilla’s new brand identity.
24 January 2017
Thesaurus is a typeface inspired by the typographic history of the city of Geneva.
23 January 2017
Francis is a narrow Sans-serif typeface with warm details and dramatic modulation of thick and thin strokes, ideal for creating strong headlines.
10 October 2016
William, a contemporary interpretation of Caslon, is a truly international font in which English, Dutch and Russian influences come together to create one complete, modern type family.
29 February 2016
Introducing a new typeface Echo, a sans serif counterpart to the newly released Charlie, with subtle influence from the broad nib pen.
13 January 2015
Valter is a graceful and slightly cheeky collection of sans-serif display fonts inspired by pointed-pen writing.
15 May 2014
Typotheque type specimen No. 10 makes typeface selection easier and more fun with split pages that let you create over 10,000 type combinations.
14 May 2014
Peter Bilak will be in the East of the US speaking in New York, Boston and Providence about magazine publishing and typography.
30 March 2014
Karloff Cyrillic and Greek, designed by Maria Doreuli, who takes a particular interest in reverse-contrast typefaces.
8 November 2013
Harir is an arabic typeface created to explore elegance and high contrast in the script and it's the first typeface of it's kind to feature optical sizes.
25 September 2013
Lava font was designed for magazine use, but far transcends its original application. It’s a no-nonsense workhorse typeface that can handle large quantities of text with ease.
23 September 2013
Supernova is a family that combines the spontaneity of a script typeface with the versatility of multiple weights and cuts. 
21 February 2013
Introducing Greta Sans, in a typographic animation produced by Addikt, Amsterdam.
10 April 2012
When I was studying at the Atelier national de création typographique (ANCT) in Paris in the mid 1990s, our hero was Hans Eduard Meier, the creator of Syntax.
1 February 2012
The book ‘158 answers’ presents eleven interviews with renowned type designers and writers, interviewed by students of Type Media postgraduate course in type design.
9 May 2011
How Al Gore requested a change of inconvenient figure one in Brioni typeface for his book Our Choice.
7 January 2010
We developed a documented Application Programming Interface (API), and now offer our tools for licensing via our new website type-applications.com.
26 November 2009