Futura is a geometric sans-serif typeface designed by Paul Renner and released in 1927. It was designed as a contribution on the New Frankfurt-project. It is based on geometric shapes, especially the circle, similar in spirit to the Bauhaus design style of the period. It was developed as a typeface …
An early American metal type specimen sheet of Futura Oblique. The design shows a hypothetical layout advertising a car, emphasising Futura's modernity and cleanliness.
A metal type specimen sheet of Futura Bold Condensed. Many styles and weights of Futura were rapidly created as a brand extension.
The commemorative plaque left on the Moon in July 1969 features text set in Futura.
Cyrillic variant of the Futura typeface made for the Summer Olympic Games Moscow 1980.