Jaroslav Benda: nouveau, cubiste, moderne
To accompany our upcoming release, Avory by Sláva Jevčinová, we asked art historian Lucie Urbánková to write a brief introduction about Jaroslav Benda whose work in typography served as a starting point for the creation of the typeface. The internationally lesser known Czech designer-explorer was born in the Austrian-Hungarian Empire, lived through both World Wars, and embraced stylistic change with enthusiasm and vigour.
22 May 2017
Skolar Sans Arabic
Titus Nemeth provides some insight on his approach to extending a Latin sans-serif superfamily with an Arabic companion style – a search for solutions without precast patterns.
15 November 2016