Respira Black

Respira Black is a blackletter typeface designed by Lucas Sharp with Wei Huang. It was published through Sharp Type on Earth Day in 2017, and all proceeds are donated to the environmental advocacy group Natural Resources Defense Council. The design was inspired by Spanish and English blackletter faces from the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

Get Respira Black →

Respira Black Specimen

Respira Black Type Specimen

Similar Fonts

Closest Match on Adobe Fonts (Typekit)*

Closest Free Alternative on Google Fonts

Suggested Font Pairing

Respira Black Font Pairings



Flawless Typography Checklist

A typography master course that doubles as an interactive visual reference that helps you achieve flawless type on every design project


Flawless Typography Checklist



Email 01


Email 02


Email 03




*If you sign up for a Creative Cloud plan to access Adobe Fonts, I will receive a small commission. If you find Typewolf useful, then please use these links as a way to show your support.