Gotham is a family of widely used geometric sans-serif digital typefaces designed by American type designer Tobias Frere-Jones in 2000. Gotham’s letterforms are inspired by a form of architectural signage that achieved popularity in the mid-twentieth century, and are especially popular throughout New York City. Gotham has a relatively broad design with a reasonably high x-height and wide apertures.
Since creation, Gotham has been highly visible due to its appearance in many notable places, including a large amount of campaign material created for Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign, as well as the cornerstone of the One World Trade Center, the tower built on the site of the former World Trade Center in New York. It is also the current font to be used in title cards for film trailers in the US.
Gotham has a relatively broad design with a reasonable high x-height and wide apertures. From its creation Gotham, has been highly visible due to its appearance in many notable places. Gotham has come with different popular variations: Gotham Rounded, Gotham Condensed, Gotham Narrow, Gotham X-Narrow, Gotham Bold etc.
Gotham originally introduced with italic as well as a range of widths. You can use Gotham font for both personal and commercial purposes. The main font styles can be found on official website at Typography.com including multi-purpose use fonts, screensmart fonts, and office fonts can be purchased for single and multiple computers. There are lots other variations of Gotham font family but few of them can be available with discounts for bundle packages.
Gotham Alternative Fonts
The following fonts are highly useful and most similar fonts to Gotham font based on kerning, glyphs, shapes, styles and weights. Some of them come with free license options and some with free personal and commercial license options.
Gotham font families are highly popular and useful font faces used in different places basically in design field like website design, theme design, template design, promotional banners and all things in advertising space. You can add these fonts in your collections as personal design materials.