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One Face, Multiple Personalities

Don’t let the headline fool you. This is not a post about psychological disorder. Its about a font — but not just any font . . . . Back in April, I quoted designers Nikola Djurek with Marko Hrastovec of Typonine about their new typeface: “Audree is type system [not the plant from a...

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The Font of a 100 Faces

“Audree is type system [not the plant from a Little Shop of Horrors] with several hundred customizable styles. Choosing between fifteen different serif shapes, two construction models, high or low contrast, and adding stencil or inline effects results in unique, expressive variations of Audree’s letterforms,” say the designers Nikola Djurek with Marko Hrastovec of...

A Balkan Typeface Brings Two Cultures Together

“Balkanization” means to divide a region or nation into smaller parts that are often violently hostile. The term derived from the persistent carving up of the Balkan peninsula once ruled by the Ottomans. Later it was used to describe the dismembering of nation-states that had been under the rule of the vanquished Austro-Hungarian Empire...