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Adrian Frutiger Profile Tony Bisley
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To most typographers the name Adrian Frutiger means one or, at the most, two typefaces – Univers and Frutiger. But Adrian Frutiger has, during the past years, designed over 20 typefaces; a number of these have been special typefaces for corporate identity systems.

To Frutiger, the design of a typeface is not an isolated design exercise but part of a wider research into the meaning of sign language and its place within the frame work of technical and social development…

Tony Bisley

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