~has produced some of the most well known and widely used typefaces
~native of Switzerland: born 1928
~began as an print apprentice at the age of 16
~continued his studies at the Zurich School of Arts and Crafts
"Alfred Williman’s theory was: Do not apply black but cover up white, so as to make the light of the white sheet active"
~has produced a number of books:
Type, Sign, Symbol (1980)
Signs and Symbols: Their Design and Meaning (1989)
The International Type Book (1990)
Geometry of Feelings (1998)
The Development of Western Type Carved in Wood Plates (1999)
Forms and Counterforms (1999)
Life Cycle (1999)
The Univers (1999)
Symbols and Signs: Explorations (1999)
~types of adrian frutiger:
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"Frutiger." Wikipedia. 06 May 2005 -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frutiger.
Kunz, Willi. Typography: Macro + Microaesthetics. Zurich, Switzerland: Verlag Niggli, 1998. 22-23.
Linotype. 06 May 2005 - http://www.linotype.com.
Müller-Brockmann, Josef. Grid Systems In Graphic Design. Zurich, Switzerland: Verlag Niggli, 1996. 22.
"Univers." Wikipedia. 06 May 2005http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Univers.