Awards & Accolades

14 October 2013

Awards & Accolades

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

Milieu Property

11 July 2013

Milieu Property

Metric in use for Milieu Property by Studio Hi Ho in Melbourne. Continue reading

Special Request

4 July 2013

Special Request

Tiempos & Metric in use for Special Request magazine by Paul Sethi. Continue reading

Hue & Cry Light-boxes

Metric in use for the Hue & Cry light-boxes by The International Office in Wellington, New Zealand. Continue reading

Ullens Center for Contemporary Art

Metric in use for the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art by Bruce Mau Design. Continue reading

Monika Grzymala

3 March 2013

Monika Grzymala

Metric in use for Monika Grzymala by Kaune & Hardwig in Berlin, Germany. Continue reading

Building for Brussels Book

Tiempos & Metric in use for the Building for Brussels work by the handy designers at Project Projects in New York, USA. Continue reading

Metric & Calibre Design Information

Metric & Calibre are a pair of typefaces that share a fundamental geometry yet differ in the finish of key letterforms. Metric is a geometric humanist, sired by West Berlin street signs. Calibre is a geometric neo-grotesque, inspired by the rationality of Aldo Novarese's seldom seen Recta. They were conceived as a pair but function independently of each other. Continue reading

Metric OpenType Features

27 February 2012

Metric OpenType Features

Fractions

Capital Punctuation

The OpenType features available in Metric. Continue reading

Klim Type Specimen No. 04

21 February 2012

Klim Type Specimen No. 04

Klim Type Specimen No.4 designed by The International Office in Wellington, New Zealand. Continue reading

New Theatre

21 February 2012

New Theatre

Metric in use for the theatrical, understated rebrand of the New Theatre by Interbrand in Sydney, Australia. Continue reading

A Mobile Library

20 November 2011

A Mobile Library

A series of typographic posters by for A Mobile Library exhibition. 26 November 2011 - 12 February 2012 in the Hirschfeld Gallery, Wellington City Gallery, New Zealand. Continue reading

Klim Type Specimen No. 2 & 3

A pair of specimens for Metric & Calibre, designed by The International Office in Wellington, New Zealand. No longer available, sorry. Continue reading