Desk Typography: A Font Based on the Open Office Plan

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April 23, 2014
French designer Benoit Challand designs a cubicle-based font that dares you to rearrange the office. Read Full Article
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  Fold Yard Font by Benoit Challand
The French designer’s new font showcases a new kind of Action Office. 
 
Photo Courtesy of Benoit Challand
    Fold Yard Font by Benoit Challand

    The French designer’s new font showcases a new kind of Action Office.

    Photo Courtesy of Benoit Challand

  • 
  Fold Yard Font by Benoit Challand
“The main inspiration was the work of industrial designer Richard Sapper,” says Challand. “When I saw his work, I immediately thought of how I could make the space more fun and surprising.” 
 
Photo courtesy of Benoit Challand
    Fold Yard Font by Benoit Challand

    “The main inspiration was the work of industrial designer Richard Sapper,” says Challand. “When I saw his work, I immediately thought of how I could make the space more fun and surprising.”

    Photo courtesy of Benoit Challand

  • 
  Fold Yard Font by Benoit Challand
The multifaceted illustrator and designer, who’s currently working on a table, has fielded some offer to purchase the font, but he said nobody has asked him to recreate the letters in real life.
 
Photo courtesy of Benoit Challand
    Fold Yard Font by Benoit Challand

    The multifaceted illustrator and designer, who’s currently working on a table, has fielded some offer to purchase the font, but he said nobody has asked him to recreate the letters in real life.

    Photo courtesy of Benoit Challand

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