Never use Futura (Book, 2017) []
skip to content
Never use Futura Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Never use Futura

Author: Douglas Thomas; Ellen Lupton
Publisher: New York Princeton Architectural Press [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
It's everywhere, including the moon (on the commemorative plaque left by Apollo 11 astronauts), Nike sneakers, the artworks of Barbara Kruger, Ed Ruscha, and Jenny Holzer, 2001: A Space Odyssey credits, Domino's Pizza boxes, Absolut Vodka bottles, and Red Bull cans. Richard Nixon used it for his presidential campaign, as did Hillary Clinton. Indeed, Futura is one of the most used fonts in the world today--the

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Thomas; Ellen Lupton
ISBN: 1616895721 9781616895723
OCLC Number: 1006643794
Language Note: Text englisch
Notes: "With a foreword by Ellen Lupton"--Auf dem Buchdeckel
Description: 207 Seiten Illustrationen 21 cm
Other Titles: Never use Futura unless you are ...
Responsibility: Douglas Thomas


Conceived around the directive commonly given to students, this is the first major English-language book to concentrate on Futura, using the foundational typeface to open up an alternate history of  Read more...


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.