Adrian Frutiger - Typefaces: The Complete Works

Adrian Frutiger - Typefaces: The Complete Works


Edited by Heidrun Osterer, Edited by Philipp Stamm, Edited by Swiss Foundation Type and Typography, Translated by Tim Danaher, Translated by Erik Spiekermann, Translated by Dylan Spiekermann, Translated by Susanne Dickel

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  • Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag AG
  • Format: Hardback | 460 pages
  • Dimensions: 256mm x 314mm x 44mm | 2,699g
  • Publication date: 1 December 2008
  • Publication City/Country: Basel
  • ISBN 10: 3764385812
  • ISBN 13: 9783764385811
  • Illustrations note: 620 black & white illustrations, 430 colour illustrations, 620 schw.-w. u. 430 farb. Abb.
  • Sales rank: 359,239

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Das Standardwerk zu Frutigers Schaffen. Erstmals werden alle Schriften - vom Entwurf bis zur Vermarktung - abgebildet sowie mit Bezug zu Technik und zu artverwandten Schriften analysiert.

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Author information

Heidrun Osterer is lecturer in typographic screen design at Berufsschule fur Gestaltung (vocational design education and training) in Zurich Philipp Stamm is an assistant professor of typography and type design at the Hochschule fur Gestaltung und Kunst (HGK) Basel (University of Art and Design Basel).

Table of contents

Introduction, School days and education, Fonts: President, Phoebus, Element-Grotesk, Delta, Federduktus, Ondine, Meridien.; Lumitype-Schriften, Univers, Egyptienne F, Opera, Apollo, OCR-B, Serifa, Concorde, New Devanagari, Iridium, Frutiger.; Glypha, Icone, Breughel, Versailles, LT Centennial, Avenir, Westside, Herculanum, LT Didot, Vectora, Shisheido, Pompeijana.; Rusticana, Neon, Frutiger Stones/Symbols, Capitalis/Symbolica, Nami/Tectum etc. Technical Inversions: Handsatz Blei.; Fotosatz Photon, Einzelbuchstabenguss, Zeilenguss Sofratype, Tech. OCR, Schreibsatz IBM, Letraset, Tech. CRT, Laser.; Fonts, Postscript, etc. Chronology, Bibliography.