Awards & Accolades

22 October 2018

Awards & Accolades

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

Azimuts 43 Interview

31 December 2017

Azimuts 43 Interview

An interview with Gwenaël Fradin & Samuel Vermeil for Azimuts 43, December 2015. 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

Tiempos Design Information

27 February 2012

Tiempos Design Information

Tiempos was initiated as an optimisation of Galaxie Copernicus for a Spanish newspaper redesign. Although it began as an offshoot of Galaxie Copernicus, Tiempos evolved far enough that it became its own standalone family. Copernicus is based on Plantin, its broad proportions are designed to harmonise with Chester Jenkins’ Galaxie system. Over the last century, Plantin has influenced many typefaces, the most notable example is Stanley Morison’s Times New Roman. Continue reading

Eye Magazine Interview

2 March 2011

Eye Magazine Interview

“In the past few years the Klim Type Foundry has released a succession of finely crafted typefaces that have been as notable for their range and engagement with typographic history as for their immaculate execution. Klim is the work of one man, Kris Sowersby, a young New Zealander with a prodigious talent for drawing letters.” Continue reading

Process Journal Interview

1 September 2010

Process Journal Interview

Interview with Nicholas Cary from Process Journal, Issue 03, Third Quarter 2010. Continue reading