What is the Kompakt™ font?
Designed by Hermann Zapf and released by the Stempel type foundry in 1954, Kompakt is a heavy, almost roughly shaped display face.
One of the most famous and prolific type designers of the 20th century, Zapf is best-known for his very popular Palatino and Optima typefaces.
Kompakt is slightly inclined, with a large x-height and very short ascenders and descenders, and is easily recognized by the diamond-shaped dots above the i and j. More…
Designed primarily for commercial use, it is very effective when applied frugally to advertising and job work.
Kompakt™ Font families
The Kompakt™ font includes the following font families:
- Kompakt LT Std
Here is a preview of how Kompakt™ will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.