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Frere-Jones: GQ and Gotham typeface

Gotham is a typeface that Frere-Jones designed while he was still at Hoefler & Frere-Jones—it was actually the first typeface that he designed specifically and exclusively for the foundry, which made it the first thing he did in New York after having worked in Boston at the Type Bureau. As a result, today being many…

Tobias Frere-Jones

Tobias Frere-Jones is a type designer from New York City. He still lives and works there, at a type foundry in Brooklyn called Frere-Jones Type. He was born on August 28, 1970, in Brooklyn to Elizabeth Frere and Robin Jones. His mother, Elizabeth Frere, was an English native hailing from Kent, a county right outside…