Forever Serious

Always joking! & Technological showcase

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Forever Serious is a typeface that is always joking: it does not show letters but an animation. You will want to use this typeface to make someone believe that their computer has crashed. Finished in 2018, this typeface is a showcase of the technological possibilities with the contemporary font technology.

Forever Serious makes the user aware of what is possible with digital type. By showing non-normal behavior, it confronts users with their habitual expectations about type. When typing, users expect a static appearance. But this typeface counters that expectation, rather enlarging the users’ consciousness about type & how they use type.

The movie illustrates the typeface in action while typing with the latest font technology activated. The typeface includes a total of 27 different series, some with extra surprises: