Luther typeface

Inspired by blackletter type styles

Design 

Luther is a typeface designed to celebrate the quincentenary of the Reformation. Inspired by blackletter type styles, Luther is built on a modular basis. The Gutenberg Bible was used as the main reference as well as Fraktur, Textura and Schawabacher types.

Designed during the Adobe Live Stream
Paris, May 2017


Inspiration

Johannes Gutenberg

Moving types

Architecture


Modules

Rectangle

Lines

Rotated square

Typeface