Hoefler&Co is a New York-based agency that creates original fonts for individual clients, but also does retail typography. Founded in 1989 by Jonathan Hoefler, the agency draws inspiration from historical models and was the first one to introduce the stylistic reinterpretation of grunge motifs such as Soviet house numbers, metal lettering on bus terminals, engraved maps and old gas stations, transforming them into typefaces and giving them a fresh, unique look. Although best known for the Gotham font, their base of over 1500 typefaces has expanded to everyday objects, so today we can find their fonts on every iPhone, can of Coke, on Twitter, Wired, The Wall Street Journal. Furthermore, their typefaces have been included into permanent collections of MoMA and the Smithsonian Institute.
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