Rumba Small  
  • Rumba Small
  • Rumba Large
  • Rumba Extra
by Laura Meseguer

For a complete character set preview, look at the PDF specimen

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Rumba

Author
Laura Meseguer

Creation
2006

Actual version
2 (2017)

Styles
3

Character sets
Basic Latin
Latin-1 Supplement
Latin-2 Central European

License Types
Desktop, Webfont, ePub, App, Server

Description
Rumba was the project developed during Laura Meseguer’s period at the Postgraduate Type and Media at the KABK in The Hague, 2003/2004.
It consists of three fonts based on the same model, but with varying contrast, construction and degrees of expressiveness. It comes with several alternative characters, special ligatures and all the characters needed for the languages based on the Latin alphabet, which makes Rumba a multilingual typeface family, suitable for a lot of purposes. The family consists of Rumba Small for short texts, Rumba Large for headlines and Rumba Extra, when a flavour of hand-lettering is called for. 
 
Prizes & Mentions
TDC Certificate of Excellence 2005
Our Favorite Typefaces of 2006 at Typographica
AtypI Letter.2 2011

Tags
Display
Display & Text
Editorial Design
Optical sizes
Packaging
Script
Serif
Text