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The Dark Lord will rise again

Is it Voldemort? Darth Vader? Or the billionaire in black tights?
Posted by Gestalten—10/2011

It's the mighty Lord Christophe Szpajdel emerging from the underground to haunt your daily dreams of typography and graphic design...

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House Numbers by Erik Spiekermann

Proof That Good Typography Begins at Home
Posted by Gestalten—10/2011

World-renowned typographer and graphic designer Erik Spiekermann was asked by Design Within Reach founder Rob Forbes to develop an alternative to the ubiquitous–and rather uninspired–house numbers adorning so many facades.

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Sans-Serif Simplicity Meets Classical Neo-Grotesque
Posted by Gestalten—10/2011

Zimmer—with its highly-legible and simple sans-serif font—squarely fits into the mould of classical neo-grotesque typefaces.

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¡Olé, Erik!

Spiekermann en español
Posted by Gestalten—10/2011 Interview now with Spanish subtitles

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Pascal Zoghbi / 29 Arabic Letters

The (Arabic) Writing Is on the Wall
Posted by Gestalten—10/2011

Coinciding with the publication of our new Arabesque 2 book, we talked to Beirut-based designer Pascal Zoghbi to find out just how important Arabic fonts are when it comes to forging an identity.

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Do believe the Type!

And get a free digital collection of 100 typeface variations
Posted by Gestalten—09/2011

Since the introduction of digital fonts and their dissemination via the internet, typography has gained a new significance.

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La Pipo: The Route of Things

New Gestalten Font Out Now!
Posted by Gestalten—07/2011

Calling your font La Pipo might cause some people to think there's a certain lack of seriousness on your part.

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Nautinger: A Humanist Slab Serif

New Gestalten Font Out Now!
Posted by Gestalten—07/2011

Young graphic and type designer Moritz Esser was influenced by punk rock.

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