Perfect example of a symmetrical balance in design as the visual elements are arranged in such a way that horizontal symmetry is formed. Negative vs. positive contrast provides clear and bold emphasis for the main visual element to stand out.
Typografische Monatsblätter, 1962, Issue 4. Cover Design by André Gürtler and Bruno Pfäffli. The TM journal was influential in disseminating Swiss typography to an international audience. This cover design is engaging with the dynamic angle that is built from the positive/negative space of a 4. Really inspiring.