Graphic designer Hicham Faraj has the ability to not only inspect typefaces but push them further, usually by pulling them apart. No project of Hicham’s, a recent Yale graphic design graduate who currently works and lives in New York, is a greater example of this than Compulsory Figures ; a display typeface the designer made on compulsory figure exercises, referring to the basic exercises ice skaters must learn in the beginning steps of their training.

Source: Hicham Faraj designs a typeface inspired by the figure 8 movement of ice skaters

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