“H” Syrah

21 February 2014

“H” Syrah

Pitch in use for “H” Syrah 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

Porter & Plot

7 January 2014

Porter & Plot

Pitch in use for Porter & Plot by DIA in New York City. Continue reading

Calgary Society for Persons with Disabilities Annual Report

Pitch in use for the Calgary Society for Persons with Disabilities Annual Report by WAX in Calgary, Canada. Continue reading

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

Verdi

14 July 2013

Verdi

Pitch in use for the Verdi identity by Patrice Barnabé in Barcelona. 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

150 Years of Mackay

30 October 2012

150 Years of Mackay

Pitch & National in use for “Looking Forward Looking Back” by The Letter D in Brisbane, Australia. Continue reading

Pitch Design Information

22 March 2012

Pitch Design Information

Pitch is a love letter to the typewriter. Continue reading

Pitch Opentype Features

22 March 2012

Pitch Opentype Features

Fractions

Capital Punctuation

The OpenType features available in Pitch. Continue reading

Churchills

11 March 2012

Churchills

Pitch in use for the Churchills identity by the reductionists at The International Office in Wellington, New Zealand. Continue reading

Darling Design Information

Stylistically Darling is a wide, light, airy slab serif. It was drawn to set comfortably as text and confidently for headlines. It strikes a quiet balance between a plain skeleton and fanciful flourishes. The details are drawn largely from the Ionic genre, whereas the skeleton and structure tends towards geometric slab serifs. Continue reading

Typewriter Underwood New Model Silk

“Typewriter Underwood New Model Silk” from the Barnhart Brothers & Spindler type specimen, 1925 Continue reading

Machine a Écrire

6 March 2012

Machine a Écrire

“Machine a Écrire” from the Spécimen Général, Deberny & Peignot, Paris, 1926 Continue reading

Caractéres Maigres

6 March 2012

Caractéres Maigres

“Caractéres Maigres” from the Egyptiennes section of the Spécimen Général, Deberny & Peignot, Paris, 1926 Continue reading

New Model Remington Typewriter

“New Model Remington Typewriter” from the American Type Founders Co. type specimen, c.1910. 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

Schreibmaschinenschrift

20 February 2012

Schreibmaschinenschrift

“Schreibmaschinenschrift” from the Bauer’sche Giesserei specimen book Continue reading

Manifesto of Uncertainty

13 December 2011

Manifesto of Uncertainty

Pitch used for “Manifesto of Uncertainty” by the minimalists at The International Office in Wellington, New Zealand. 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