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IDPURE Magazine, issue 25 to issue 31, 2011–2013
Design: Raphaël Verona
Simplon BP Mono used for The season's most unforgettable new faces, by style.com.
Read more here.
After Boston, Milan und Lausanne, Types We Can Make stops in San Francisco.
This exhibition, curated by ECAL/University of Art and Design Lausanne, presents a selection of new typography works from Switzerland, where type design has had the status of a high art form for generations.
Swiss typefaces is well represented with Romain BP, SangBleu BP, Simplon BP, Suisse BP, New Fournier BP and some private typefaces for Esquire, Mugler, L'Hebdo, ...
From 04 May 2012 to 15 Jun 2012 at swissnex San Francisco.
Opening reception: May 3, 6:30 pm
> swissnex San Francisco
> MIT Museum Boston press release
> ECAL press release (French)
> Wallpaper* article
(images © ecal)
Switzerland's national broadcaster has launched a new visual identity, using Simplon BP fonts on it's new high-definition TV channels.
Here is a video of the french-speaking channels (RTS), which showcases the new visuals.
Channel's logos were designed in-house, but the main broadcaster's identities for the four official languages of Switzerland (German, French, Italian, Romansh) were designed by the London based branding and design agency Dunning Penney Jones in collaboration with Dalton Maag for a bespoke typeface.
> Dunning Penney Jones about their work on this new corporate identity
> Dalton Maag about their work on the bespoke typeface
Graphic Designer Blaise Coutaz uses Simplon BP typeface for the posters and flyers of Imposture partys at the Usine PTR, Geneva.