Klim Type Foundry (@klimtypefoundry )

Klim Type Foundry

Bio Typeface Design.
Location Wellington, New Zealand.
Tweets 5,4K
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Account created 18-02-2010 04:02:16
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Tweetbot for iΟS : To whomever did this fine video edit of Samuel L. Jackson absolutely destroying Brett Kavanaugh, thank you.

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Twitter Web App : Closing for a week of #Klimastreik. Please read up on the climate emergency instead and join in.

Twitter Web App : .KABK Type & Media Class of 2020 is in the TypeMedia studio dot today :)

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Twitter Web App : Thanks for the replies and suggestions, everyone! Seems that for some designs it is easier to find a solution than for others. If a curve ending vertically does not exist elsewhere in the font (because it is in the “open aperture” style) it gets tricky.

Twitter Web App : Chantal, and this talk, are incredible!!! Thoughtful and substantive, just like her work. twitter.com/boahnaker/stat…

Tweetbot for iΟS : New Release

Caslon Ionic

Designed by Paul Barnes and Greg Gazdowicz, Caslon Ionic is a delightfully robust and characterful serif face based on the famed Caslon Ionic No. 2. The text sizes of Ionic No. 2 cut in… instagram.com/p/B2UhaOoh7zB/…

iPhone : .Squarespaces new kinetic identity system, designed by DIA with custom font by Optimo Type Foundry, won a Gold Pencil in Dynamic Typography at this years #OSawards. bit.ly/308OMwG

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Sked Social : Next month N Silas Munro and Ramon Tejada will lead a workshop that interrogates the Bauhaus by breaking habits, structures, and models of thought that have become systematized as a way to make work. Students will explore 2D, 3D, and 4D formats. Register: letterformarchive.org/events/its-tim…

Twitter Web App : Same here. Immensely excited for the book on Jack Stauffacher’s work. I also loved the closing on Gerrit Noordzij’s 2002 letter to Jack: “I think of you every day.” twitter.com/fpeulrich/stat…

Twitter Web App : Really enjoying the video for swim from Lontalius (by O_o). Clever, simple and honest — an elusive combination.


iPhone : Great news! The Shape of Sound is coming to the KEXP Gathering Space, Sept. 20th, 2019 through Jan. 10th, 2020.

100 non-representational abstract album covers by 20 prominent mid-20th century designers. 472 1st Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109.

Many thanks to CIVILIZATION & KEXP

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Twitter Web App : Really interested to see where this one goes! Beautiful and quirky starting point. twitter.com/futurefonts/st…

Twitter Web App : We’re revisiting the Purple Pins from last year!
The 2018 Graphic Purple Pin went to Alt Group & @klim_type_foundry for There is no such thing as a New Zealand typeface

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iPhone : « From hand to hand. The transmission of typeface design in France, 1979—2019 » essay by Thomas Huot-Marchand in Graphisme en France 2019 CNAP is now available in English. Download it at cnap.graphismeenfrance.fr/article/graphi…
Along with great contributions by Indra Kupferschmid and Sébastien Morlighem

Twitter Web App : Chantal, and this talk, are incredible!!! Thoughtful and substantive, just like her work. twitter.com/boahnaker/stat…

Twitter Web App : Super-proud to be able to feature the excellent work of 120 (!) women designers over the next few weeks as part of Britomart’s Works on Paper poster series. Come and check out Present Tense : Wāhine Toi Aotearoa on Customs St. Posters change out every Weds! Catherine Griffiths

Twitter Web App : Dan Newman For language nerdness... Motu Ihupuku — Campbell Island,
Aotea — Great Barrier Island, Rakiura — Stewart Island, Motu Maha — Auckland Islands

iPhone : These three friends are STILL doing somersaults!?#typografika #geotypografika #ficcionestypografika #packagingportraits #somersaults

iPhone : Action shots. Our production team pulled out all the stops to make sure the new Baemin Rider kits are seriously seen. Keep an eye out.
Custom type development by Social Media Intern
Photography by Wing Chan

#baeminvietnam #riceproduction #brandidentity #branding #production #deliverykits

Twitter Web App : Like a colleagues comment? Give it an acknowledgement from your iPhone by holding your thumb over it. #KarbonTips okt.to/QFIqpw

IFTTT : Good to see the finishing touches happening on the new signage system at @mamalbury.

Twitter Web App : Highlight of a recent trip to Orlando was going into a LEGO store, seeing the new version of the Millennium Flacon, and shouting “Oh my GOD it’s got a Mynock!

Android : Hey, wanna look like a big dumb cybernetic dillweed and sit very uncomfortably and awkwardly anywhere?

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iPhone : Who Gives a Crap Makes Toilet Paper Look Absolutely Adorable With Their Play Edition thedieline.com/blog/2019/8/26… #@WhoGivesACrapTP

Twitter for iPad : ‘we want to shed light on what happens when technical systems are trained on problematic training data... ImageNet Roulette provides a glimpse into that process – and to show the ways things can go wrong’. imagenet-roulette.paglen.com

iPhone : “Nothing should be more like an airport. Even airports should be less like airports” citylab.com/design/2019/09…

iPhone : Some pretty crazy statistics:

95% of all CO2 emissions from humans have been generated in the last 100 years.

85% have been generated since the end of WW2.

40% have been generated since the mid-1980s.

25% have been generated since an Inconvenient Truth (2006).


Twitter Web App : This looks amazing. More details about the book (great cover!) here: mitpress.mit.edu/books/face twitter.com/jessicahelfand…

Android : Estás pensando en participar nos obradoiros do #FEED2019? Informamos que as prazas para o obradoiro con Artur Galocha xa están esgotadas. Quedan só 3 para o obradoiro de xestión de equipos e sistemas de deseño de Danny Saltaren. Reserva a túa praza en feed-2019.eventbrite.es

Twitter Web App : Meet Sima Urale, the 2019 Arts Foundation Laureate receiving the Burr/Tatham Trust Award. #ArtsMonthNZ

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iPhone : Joe Garlick Alt Group Thanks! Haha, yeah.. when it can’t find matches, you get eyeballs. They’re talking about hauling me onstage to talk about it later today, so I’ll give some sorta breakdown. We love how it turned out, so it’ll live on in some form.. typing with it is super fun, would love to share

Twitter Web App : Another company responding to the growing public outrage against #plasticpollution #adidas bit.ly/32rMh9P

Twitter Web App : Bad news I suddenly love pickled herring and brutalist architecture smh

Twitter Web App : Glad to be part of the latest issue of Page magazine.
Lucie Edel Paris / Identity
#magazine #Presse #GraphicDesign #designer #branding #fashiondesigner #jewelrydesign
Thanks Page magazine !

iPhone : NEW TYPE NOW: phase one of Big Shoulders, for the City of Chicago, just went live.

free for all to use, because that is what Chicago is all about. fonts.google.com/?query=big+sho…

TweetDeck : Google Calendar is down so here are your meetings for the day!!

- 10-minute meeting in which the host says “Just waiting for a couple more people to join before we start” for 8 minutes
- A Zoom link, but it’s the wrong link and you have to ask Karen for the new one
- Drinks

Conversocial : Jonas Mockunas Hm, you should be able to upload again now—are you still seeing the the status as pending? Sorry for all the back and forth here!

Twitter Web App : Justin is featured on the current cover of @bassguitar
- get it in print at bit.ly/2lZRlSM and digitally at bit.ly/2WOyvvl