Power of asymmetry
Asymmetry can help give some life and power to a typographic arrangement.
The designer has used the idea of a long piece of tape or receipt. The typography is contrasted against large and small to make it stand out.
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Jan Tschichold (1902 – 1974) – Swiss Typographer and Graphic Designer
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The London Underground Map – Design Icon
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Marcello Minale (1938 – 2000) Italian designer
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Aleksandr Rodchenko (1891 – 1956) Russian Painter and Designer
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