Futura, Where For Art Thou?

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In case you thought no one notices design, check out the most emailed story in the New York Times art section today.

And TIME

And BusinessWeek

And NPR

And NBC

(and for a more design-centric perspective, you may wish to read the post(s) on Typophile (who first broke the news) and idsgn who has some depressing visuals…

  • hip

    oh my wow.
    verdana + IKEA? but why? everything at ikea is so…precisely rounded or shaped. things interlock, pull apart into modular chunks, present themselves in a rigidly geometric manner. verdana…does not encompass this school of thought.

    not that i really IKEA my heart out or anything (i prefer yard sales and Urban Ore in west berkeley), but that’s like squirting mustard all over a strawberry shortcake.