24 Styles

Spanish for press, Prensa is a new series from Cyrus Highsmith. He arrived at this family’s character through his process of “wrapping outside curves around the inside, deliberately creating tension between the two,” a technique epitomized in Electra, a 1935 bookface by twentieth-century master W.A. Dwiggins. This tension really appears in the italics,which stray from the traditional forms to balance simplicity with vitality; FB 2003

Custom styles of Prensa Condensed are available for licensing. Please call or email us with your inquiry.

Prensa is also available for online use with @font-face through the Webtype hosted font service.

Among other uses, Prensa is recommended for Newspaper, Magazine, Book and Corporate use.


Related Fonts
· Amira
· Prensa Display

Similar Fonts
· Bullen
· Californian FB
· Quiosco
· Village
· Whitman
· Zócalo Banner
· Zócalo Display
· Zócalo Text

Compatible Fonts
· Amira
· Dispatch
· ITC Franklin
· Relay
· Zócalo Text

Related People
· Cyrus Highsmith

Related Galleries
· Arizona Daily Star
· La Prensa Gráfica
· The Hollywood Reporter