Bric-a-Braque, a font designed by the talented Nick Curtis, embodies the spirit of playful creativity and intricate artistry, standing out as an exemplar of how type can both communicate and captivate. Nick Curtis, known for his ability to craft fonts that resonate with the personality and era they aim to represent, has meticulously created Bric-a-Braque to be a testament to the power of inventive typography.
Drawing its name from the artistic movement of Cubism and particularly the term "bric-a-brac," which suggests a collection of odd, ornamental pieces, this font encapsulates the essence of visual diversity and complexity. As the pieces in Cubism are broken, analyzed, and reassembled in an abstract form, Bric-a-Braque breaks conventional typeface aesthetics, presenting characters that seem to have been deconstructed and pieced back together in a uniquely stylized form.
The font features a delightful inconsistency in character sizes and shapes, reminiscent of a carefully arranged mosaic of typographic elements. Each letter appears as if it has been individually crafted, with a unique personality, yet all work together cohesively, much like the individual components of a bric-a-brac collection. The result is a font that is not only a pleasure to behold but also filled with a whimsical charm that evokes a sense of nostalgia and creativity.
Ideal for designs requiring a touch of artistic flair and originality, Bric-a-Braque offers designers an opportunity to make a striking statement. Whether used in a poster, a creative project, or an avant-garde branding initiative, this font balances readability with an imaginative visual narrative. Through Bric-a-Braque, Nick Curtis has not only contributed a unique typeface to the design world but has also encapsulated the joy and unpredictability of creative expression.
Character map
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182 glyphs, 968 kerning pairs
(c) 1999 Nick Curtis. All Rights Reserved. Generated by Fontographer 3.52 . ALLTYPE:Bric-a-Braque Regular:ATECH. Bric-a-Braque. Converted from e:\nickfo~1\BRB_____.TF1 by ALLTYPE
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