Kris Sowersby of Klim Type Foundry has designed Metric & Calibre 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. KLIM (or: Klim Type Foundry) [Kris Sowersby] KLIM is a type and graphic design studio run by Wellington, New Zealand-based designer Kris Sowersby, now affiliated with Village.
The Klim Type Foundry was founded in 2005 by type designer Kris Sowersby. Klim sells its typefaces directly through klim.co.nz and is based in Wellington, New Zealand. Courtesy Klim Type Foundry. Back story: A healthy respect for type history coupled with a deep understanding of functionality went into this bespoke font for the Financial Times . The design brief was to produce a typeface for a sharper, more modern newspaper design that would show off the FT ’s strengths in reporting, analysis, and visual ... In May 2014 PayPal’s product team got in touch with a very specific typeface brief detailing their functional and aesthetic requirements. They needed a sanserif typeface that was mobile-first, numeral-centric, and performed well across a range of screen resolutions. Latest from the WhatFontIs Forum. Help your fellow font-seekers if you think you can recognize the font. Earn some good karma by doing it :-) Answer & Help Yet sometimes the images are very complex, so other users need a bit of help. Apr 22, 2017 · Minimalism in Design: It’s Harder to Take Away than to Add. ... This week, TypeThursday speaks with Kris Sowersby of Klim Type Foundry. We talked how Klim Reader and the Untitled Series are a ...
Jul 23, 2014 · The type community has been in a bit of an uproar after last week’s news of the acquisition of FontShop by Monotype.FontShop’s FontFont library was the world’s largest independent collection of original typefaces while Monotype is a huge publicly traded company that already owns the Linotype, ITC, Ascender and Bitstream type libraries. A2-TYPE is a new type foundry set up by the London based design studio A2/SW/HK.
Klim has launched a completely redesigned website to put the designer at the heart of the type browsing, buying and learning experience. Klim Type Foundry - Mobile Report English FILM. Sam Lucas — Head of Modeling, Milk. Mari is an essential part of our pipeline, enabling us to paint multiple objects over numerous UV sets. It is constantly being updated with new powerful tools, and with an increasing demand for higher resolution textures, it has become invaluable.