By Max Miedinger with art direction by Eduard Hoffmann at Haas. Design began in 1956 and first shown as Neue Haas Grotesk in 1957. Revised and released for the Linotype as Helvetica in 1959. [Kupferschmid]
Helvetica in use
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The Specimen: from Type Catalog to Design Meme
- Paula Scher
- Fred Woodward
Contributed by Sam Berlow