The current buzz about the Helvetica typeface (as seen in Miyoko's post about Gary Hustwit, director of the Helvetica documentary), may be a case of synergy: a clean, simple font for a spare and ascetic era -- coming on the heels of eight years of Braggadocio or Comic Sans, depending on your point of view.
Dave has contributed to Dwell since its inception. He's a CalArts dropout, a former art critic for The New Yorker, and a producer of comedies on TV. He lives in, and writes from, Los Angeles.
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