Nova Sans

Credits

Designer(s)
Francisco Martins, Rafael Neder
Foundry(ies)
This is Not Typography
Release Year
2006
Country of Origin
Brazil

Background

NovaSans is a modern geometric sans-serif font which captures the spirit of Bossa Nova, a noble Brazilian music style. Music and typography presents several things in commom, so the idea behind the font is show some of bossa nova’s characteristics, like melody, cadence, softness, metric, simplicity, waves, subtleties. Some gaps in representing the source of irregular alignment scores.

NovaSans also was selected for Tipos Latinos Bienal, in the Display faces category.

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Last edited by Francisco Martins on September 18, 2009, 09:47pm EST

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