On the Road to Variable

The Flexible Future of Typography



ISBN: 9789887850175 Category:



On the 16th of September 2016, Adobe, Google, Apple, and Microsoft announced a new update to the OpenType specification that will allow for fonts to be variable. Through this update, designers will have the freedom and flexibility to use a wide variety of styles, ranging in extremes to include everything in between.

Although the technology has yet to be fully implemented, variable typography is already becoming an unstoppable force in contemporary graphic design. On the Road to Variable explores an eclectic and exciting collection of work that experiments with the modification of existing typefaces as well as the creation of new ones for a fascinating glimpse into the future of type.

This book is available in a vivid blue or neon orange; books are shipped to customers at random.

Additional information

Weight 920 g
Dimensions 19.1 x 26.6 cm
Publisher name Viction Workshop Ltd
Publication date 28 March 2019
Number of pages 264
Format Paperback / softback
Contributors Illustrated by Roberts Rurans
Dimensions 19.1 x 26.6 cm
Weight 920 g


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