Gerard Unger, 1942-2018

For those who have not heard, Gerry Leonidas posted the news on Twitter that Gerard Unger has passed away. A great loss to the world of type design.

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  • Kent LewKent Lew Posts: 801
    edited November 23
    That is shocking news. I’m not on Twitter, so I don’t always hear such things in a timely fashion. Thanks for posting.
    He will be missed.
  • Among the most gracious people I've had the pleasure to meet. Condolences to those who feel his loss most strongly.
  • Chris LozosChris Lozos Posts: 1,097
    His many students throughout the years will surely miss him.
  • James PuckettJames Puckett Posts: 1,596
    I only knew Unger through his books. Which are excellent, and will guide new generations of designers for decades to come. 
  • I had one or two times the opportunity to meet him. A true gentleman of type, and very humorous. May he rest in peace and be always remembered.
  • Too young to leave… 
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