Ibis Display Condensed font family


Designed by Cyrus Highsmith in 2010

About Ibis Display Condensed font family

It is maybe my most conventional typeface, reflects Cyrus Highsmith, thinking back to what led him to draw Ibis. He had noticed in Font Bureau's library that nearly all the Modern typefaces were of a 19th-century origin. "Ibis is also a Modern, but with a different flavor. It's got a bit of Melior in it along with a bit of Walbaum. I have to admit, those might not sound like great ingredients, but I like the result nevertheless." The result is a readable and versatile series with open interiors, slightly squared forms, and deliberate slab serifs in this deliciously upbeat Modern. Ibis Text and Display can be used together, or mixed with an industrial sans serif like Titling Gothic or Benton Sans, or paired with a slab serif like Giza or Dispatch. "The text also looks pretty cool at headline sizes - nice and chunky," says Highsmith. Ibis was a unique typographic adventure for Highsmith, and the font itself evokes a sense of the experimenter - one can imagine it used in a scientific trade magazine for rocket design, or for a cookbook with rich fusions of flavor."

Ibis Display Condensed

Desktop fonts are designed to be installed on a computer for use with applications. Licensed per computer.
Web fonts are used with the CSS @font-face rule. They are licensed for a set number of page views with no time limitation.
Mobile App Fonts can be embedded in your mobile application. Each app requires a separate license. The license is based on the number of app installations.
Electronic Publication Fonts can be embedded in an eBook, eMagazine or eNewspaper. Fonts are licensed per title.
Server fonts can be installed on a server and e.g. used by automated processes to create items. A license is per server core CPU per year.

Ibis Display Condensed

12 Typefaces



world-map map

Std / OT CFF

supports at least

21 languages.

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