GRAPHIC DESIGN IN THE WHITE CUBE
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Norm was founded in 1999 by Dimitri Bruni (1970) and Manuel Krebs (1970). Norm is designing and publishing books and typefaces. Book design includes self-commissioned research in the field of type and graphic design, most relevant are the books Norm: Introduction (2000) and Norm: The Things (2002). Examples for type design would be the SimpleKoelnBonn, typeface for the airport in Cologne (2003) and the corporate typeface for the Swiss watch company Omega (2006). In 2005 Norm has won the first prize in the national competition for the new design of the complete series of Swiss banknotes.
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