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Neue Haas Grotesk

Art critic Jerry Saltz said of a recent exhibition that the artist had “done what an artist ought to: open the floor beneath my feet, and take me places I didn’t know were there.” That’s how I feel about Neue Haas Grotesk. Christian Schwartz has gone deep into a typeface we all think we know – [...]
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