Jeremy Tankard

Critics, Speakers, 2015

Since graduating at the Royal College of Art Jeremy has gained a worldwide reputation for the high quality and unique designs of his typefaces. He initially worked with major consultancies, advising and creating typography for some of the best known international brand names. When Jeremy Tankard Typography was established in 1998, the idea was to design new typefaces and offer a service for typographic design to suit clients own requirements.

From the outset the aim of the company was to create, manufacture and license high quality digital type, whilst always keeping in touch with current standards and techniques. The library of typefaces is always expanding and includes several established types such as Bliss, The Shire Types and Aspect. Commissions include typefaces for; Microsoft, Adobe, Arjowiggins, Telstra, Zurich airport, Epsilon, Gameplay and logotypes for Indesit, Iceland, The FA, Emap and Oxford University.

Numerous lecturing engagements have been carried out including; Colchester Institute, Middlesex University, Royal College of Art, art colleges of East Anglia and Lincoln as well as numerous speaking engagements to professional bodies on typography. Internationally, presentations and workshops have also been undertaken in Vancouver, Copenhagen, Vienna and Zurich.

Talk → Wednesday 24 June 2015