On Fonts and Layout

These last two weeks I found and read a couple of great articles on fonts and layout:

This is a typeface suited for long text: discreet, functional and modern, but with real personality. (…) It’s a design that elegantly closes the gap between the artistic formulation of the individual glyphs and the rational functionality of the overall type design. – FF Franziska

A nice runthrough on the makings of a font.

Because typography deserves recognition and celebration. And because it’s much more fun than many people imagine. – Medium

There’s some really nice books on the bottom of this article.

I saw a film recently on an airplane that made me cry. The film was a love story but the love part of the story didn’t make me cry. No, the scene that made me cry was about paper. – Craig Mod

You gotta love Craig Mod