Amy Papaelias talks with Richard Lipton about drawing, focusing, and plying his craft from a studio near the ocean.
Originally released as a modest yet elegant workhorse serif face in 1994, Richard Lipton’s Meno expands into a sprawling, glamorous type system in three optical sizes.
Six years after its original release, Richard Lipton has significantly augmented this lyrical, inscriptional family, greatly furthering its expressive range.
Richard Lipton has been designing type and lettering for over 40 years and continues releasing new typefaces with style and utility.
Bennet is a beautiful new type family with optically graded text in addition to display and banner styles.
Inspired by the jaunty flow of an Italian bicycle maker’s logo, Richard Lipton’s latest script promises a sweet ride.
Richard Lipton took off from an old bicycle logo and hasn’t stopped since, pushing the weights and fine details of a dynamic script to their limits. In a relaxed manner, of course.
A quick visual overview of Lipton’s type designs from Font Bureau, Bitstream and Adobe.
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