R2 Book

19 January 2016

R2 Book

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

El País Semanal

22 October 2013

El País Semanal

Founders Grotesk & Tiempos in use for El País Semanal by Solo in Barcelona Continue reading

OneCoffee

4 October 2013

OneCoffee

Founders Grotesk in use for OneCoffee packaging Continue reading

NYC Beaches

12 September 2013

NYC Beaches

Founders Grotesk in use for NYC Beach signage by Pentagram in New York. Continue reading

Stable

13 August 2013

Stable

Founders Grotesk in use for the Stable identity by Creature in Wellington, New Zealand. Continue reading

What is your inspiration?

I often get interview requests from students. Most of the questions are pretty standard and answerable, but the dreaded “What is your inspiration?” is also guaranteed to be in there. This is a hard question to answer. I’ve given some thought to what my inspiration actually is, and I’m finally going to attempt to answer this question properly. Continue reading

Poëzie aan de waterkant

Founders Grotesk used for the “Poëzie aan de Waterkant” (poetry at the river banks) poster by the multi-talented Matthijs Sluiter in Den Haag, The Netherlands Continue reading

Dumbo Feather

8 June 2013

Dumbo Feather

Founders Grotesk and Tiempos in use for Dumbo Feather by Chase & Galley in Victoria, Australia. Continue reading

Los Angeles Public Library

Founders Grotesk Condensed in use for the Los Angeles Public Library identity by Roy Tatum in New York. Continue reading

Affinity

4 April 2013

Affinity

Founders Grotesk in use for the Affinity identity by Zebra in Singapore & Australia. Continue reading

Vekst i det vanskelige

27 March 2013

Vekst i det vanskelige

Pitch and Founders Grotesk in use for “Vekst i det vanskelige” by Catherine Griffiths in New Zealand. Continue reading

IL Magazine Covers, Nº 34–48

Founders Grotesk, Tiempos and Domaine in use for various covers of IL Magazine. Continue reading

Founders Grotesk Design Information

The impetus for Founders Grotesk originally came from Duncan Forbes of The International Office. We had often discussed the nature and usefulness of the classic grotesks, and the possibility of creating a new one. After trawling through my 1912 Miller & Richard specimen, he became enamoured with their series of Grotesques, particularly the No.7 all-caps showing. Continue reading

Wellington City Gallery

4 December 2012

Wellington City Gallery

Founders Grotesk in use for the Wellington City Gallery by Designworks in Wellington, New Zealand. Continue reading

Information

4 December 2012

Information

Tiempos and Founders Grotesk in use for the Information newspaper by Mega Design in København, Denmark. Continue reading

Compulsion

12 June 2012

Compulsion

Founders Grotesk & X-Condensed in use for “Compulsion” by Adriaan Mellegers from Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Continue reading

The Music Broadcasting Station

Founders Grotesk in use for the MBS student project by Luke Robertson whilst at Queensland College of Art in Brisbane, Australia. Continue reading

IL Nº 39

13 March 2012

IL Nº 39

Tiempos & Founders Grotesk used for IL Magazine by the amazing Francesco Franchi in Madrid, Spain. Continue reading