Isthmus

20 January 2016

Isthmus

Calibre in use for the Isthmus book by Inhouse design in Auckland, New Zealand. Continue reading

R2 Book

19 January 2016

R2 Book

Founders Grotesk in use for a book by R2 Design in Portugal Continue reading

Cornershop Business Cards

19 January 2016

Cornershop Business Cards

Domaine Text in use for Cornershop’s lovely business cards. Continue reading

Seabrook Wine Label

19 January 2016

Seabrook Wine Label

Domaine Text & Display in use for the Seabrook wine label by Cornershop Design in Australia. Continue reading

Awards & Accolades

11 October 2015

Awards & Accolades

A chronological list of all the awards & accolades Kris Sowersby has won. Continue reading

Pure Pākati Design Information

Pure Pākati was designed for exclusive use by Tourism New Zealand, who were looking to move their “100% Pure” campaign away from several years of Middle Earth. This shift included an overhaul of their typeface and visual language. The typeface was designed by Phil Kelly, Rangi Kipa, Karl Wixon and Kris Sowersby. Continue reading

Towards an Ideal OpenType User Interface

“Adobe InDesign is a desktop publishing software application produced by Adobe Systems.” It is used by professional graphic designers and typographers on a daily basis. It does many things well, but it does not provide a good OpenType feature user interface. What it does provide is, in fact, abysmal. This has frustrated many of us over the years. Continue reading

Domaine Sans Design Information

Domaine was an exploration into the unpopular Latin typeface genre; Domaine Sans delves into another unpopular genre: sans serifs with contrast. Continue reading

Archives de gravés

11 May 2014

Archives de gravés

National in use for Archives de gravés by Alain Vonck Continue reading

ArtFad

21 April 2014

ArtFad

Tiempos Headline in use for the ArtFad identity by Hey in Barcelona. Continue reading

Planning for Protest

21 April 2014

Planning for Protest

Founders Grotesk Condensed in use for Planning Protest by Project Projects in NYC. Continue reading

Dark Sand

21 April 2014

Dark Sand

Calibre in use for Dark Sand by Alain Vonck. Continue reading

Abbott Miller Exhibition

21 April 2014

Abbott Miller Exhibition

Calibre in use for the Abbott Miller Exhibition by Pentagram. Continue reading

Gato

21 April 2014

Gato

Pitch in use for the Gato identity by Pentagram Continue reading

Klim LogoFonts™

1 April 2014

Klim LogoFonts™

Logotypes used to be hard. Not any longer! Continue reading

New York Magazine, Spring Fashion

Domaine Sans in use for the Spring Fashion issue of New York magazine. Continue reading

“H” Syrah

21 February 2014

“H” Syrah

Pitch in use for “H” Syrah by Parallax in Adelaide, Australia. Continue reading

Ministry of Clouds

21 February 2014

Ministry of Clouds

National in use for Ministry of Clouds by Parallax in Adelaide, Australia. Continue reading

The Roxy

13 February 2014

The Roxy

Pitch in use for The Roxy by D.T. Practice in the U.K. Continue reading

Maelstrom Design Information

Maelstrom is a reversed-stress typeface. It’s a “perverse” typeface, to be sure, but that is exactly its charm. It belongs to a genre that seems destined to be perpetually a typographic outsider—never really fashionable yet never fully abandoned. Continue reading