Brian Biles Design
Brian Biles is an award-winning graphic designer, illustrator, and art director.
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Metropolitan

typeface

Creative direction, typeface design, and photography for Metropolitan — a contemporary, display typeface based off Didot.

Client: Personal

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 By eliminating and tapering parts of the letterforms, I sought to preserve the classic feel of Didot while creating something new at the same time.

By eliminating and tapering parts of the letterforms, I sought to preserve the classic feel of Didot while creating something new at the same time.

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 As a stencil, display typeface, Metropolitan works best tracked loosely at larger point sizes.

As a stencil, display typeface, Metropolitan works best tracked loosely at larger point sizes.

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