Obituary for Adrian Frutiger

Internationally recognized and renowned Swiss font designer Adrian Frutiger died on September 10, 2015 in Bremgarten near Bern. He was 87 years of age. Frutiger was the creator of numerous, internationally recognized and popular fonts. These include Avenir®, Frutiger®, Univers® and Vectora®, [...]

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The typography world says goodbye –
an obituary for Mike Parker

Mike Parker, long-time Director for Font Development at Mergenthaler Linotype (USA), died in February of this year. Born in England in 1929, he began his typographic career at the age of 30. He worked under Jackson Burke as an assistant at [...]

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