HOOH studio & norbert mayer create J.21 anatomical typeface
HOOH studio & norbert mayer create J.21 anatomical typeface HOOH studio & norbert mayer create J.21 anatomical typeface
aug 16, 2015

HOOH studio & norbert mayer create J.21 anatomical typeface

HOOH studio & norbert mayer create J.21 anatomical typeface
all images courtesy of norbert mayer, HOOH studio




‘J.21’ is a modular, geometrical typeface by HOOH studio and norbert mayer. the text draws influence from the human anatomy, and features three layers representing the skin, muscle, and bone. in total, there are 62 characters including the upper and lower cases, and numbers.

‘J.21’ posters

HOOH studio norbert mayer J.21 typeface designboom
each letter and number are split into three independent versions

the typeface is derived from anatomy


‘J.21’ A

HOOH studio norbert mayer J.21 typeface designboom
‘J.21’ B

‘J.21’ C

cases and numbers

HOOH studio norbert mayer J.21 typeface designboom
full breakdown

‘J.21’ logo



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