Hermann Zapf

Recent articles about Hermann Zapf

From punch cutters to number crunchers

Issue 94, Summer 2017

Feature

In the summer of 1983, a Stanford seminar became a milestone in the long transition from craft to…

The line of beauty

Issue 83, Summer 2012

Feature

Script typefaces, currently enjoying an unprecedented popularity, bring a vital element of…

The digital wave

Issue 7, Summer 1992

Feature

The old manufacturing companies that dominated typeface production through most of this century…