Max Miedinger. 1910 - 1980

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Helvetica, Max Miedinger — “First learn a proper trade.” These were the words with which Max Miedinger’s father put an end to the debate on the future career of his son, who longed to become a painter. Poster Fonts, Type Posters, Typography Poster, Typography Design, Lettering, Film Poster, Creative Typography, Movie Posters, Laurent Durieux

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'After WWII, Swiss Haas Type Foundry commissioned Max Miedinger to refine their "Akzidenz Grotesk" fonts and market them as "Neue Haas Grotesk". {We now} know this as Helvetica.' From History Graphic Design 20 Style International, International Typographic Style, Typography Poster, Graphic Design Typography, Graphic Posters, Book Design, Cover Design, Armin Hofmann, Swiss Style

History Graphic Design 20

Switzerland had survived WWII as a neutral country (along with Sweden) and a group of Swiss designers, who had been developing fresh, new, concepts of design from the 1930's on, now came onto the center stage of International graphic design. After the war, the Swiss Haas type foundry commisioned Max Miedinger to refine and upgraph their older Akzidenz Grotesk fonts and they marketed the revision as Neue Haas Grotesk ( San-serif type faces go by the name Grotesk in Europe). Around 1958…

Trademark and identity - Communication - Communication & Media - Hera Group Armin Hofmann, Max Miedinger, Monospace, Identity, Sketches, Letters, Graphic Design, History, Random

Trademark and identity - Communication - Communication & Media - Hera Group

In this section there is the presentation about trademark and identity of Hera

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Helvetica... thanks to Max Miedinger and Edouard Hoffmann

Helvetica : Thank You Max Miedinger. If you love typography, you will probably love these Helvetica based typographic posters. Smart Design, Web Design, Logo Design, Graphic Design, Typography Letters, Typography Design, Lettering, Max Miedinger, Typographic Poster


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Almanac December 24 :: Max Miedinger

Max Miedinger (December 24, 1910 in Zurich, Switzerland – March 8, 1980, Zürich, Switzerland) was a Swiss typeface designer. He was fam...

Originally designed by Max Miedinger with art direction by Eduard Hoffmann. Released as Neue Haas Grotesk by the Haas'sc. Max Miedinger, Art Direction, Identity, Fonts, Typography, Letters, Christian, Graphics, Graphic Design

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2004-2010 Originally designed 1957-1961 by Max Miedinger with art direction by Eduard Hoffmann. Released as Neue Haas Grotesk by the Haas'sc...