Every idea jump in your head, the same idea has been already think by someone.
This is not always true, but before the creation of any graphic symbol, it’s suggested to look at the list containedin this post of Speak Up.
I extract this ‘clichГЁ’ from first comment:
Flush-left Helvetica (or other favourite sans) over large areas of flat colour.
Exact, because is simple to realize and with a good effect.
First example in my mind is advertisign campaign (that I can’t to find now) by Knoll created by NB: Studio. (well, this two sites show the technique.)
Do you remember something similar? Next month I write a post at this purpose, so