Founders Grotesk

Founders Grotesk is a grotesque sans-serif typeface designed by Kris Sowersby of the New Zealand-based Klim Type Foundry. The design was influenced by classic grotesques from the early twentieth century. The c of Founders Grotesk has a very narrow aperture which is one of its distinguishing characteristics.

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Founders Grotesk Specimen

Founders Grotesk Type Specimen

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Humankind
Apr 4, 2019
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Mar 7, 2019
Fonts — Founders Grotesk
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Jan 11, 2019
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Feb 2, 2018
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SXSW
Jan 12, 2018
Nord+
Jan 8, 2018
Nouvelle étiquette
Dec 21, 2017
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F33
Nov 17, 2017
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Oct 19, 2017
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DUy 2017
Sep 19, 2017
Fonts — Founders Grotesk
OsloDeco
Dec 27, 2016
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Ray Dao
Dec 16, 2016
Mt. Cuba Center
Oct 21, 2016
Fonts — Austin, Founders Grotesk
YCN
Mar 20, 2016
Fonts — Founders Grotesk
Round
Feb 14, 2016
ESYM
Feb 7, 2016
Hazen and Sawyer
Aug 13, 2015
Fonts — Newzald, Founders Grotesk
Margaux Le Pierrès
Jul 22, 2015
Fonts — Burgess, Founders Grotesk
Andrew J. Austin
Apr 11, 2015
Bassett Espresso
Dec 6, 2014
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Galbally & O'Bryan
Nov 22, 2014
Miles Calder
Jun 11, 2014
Fonts — Founders Grotesk
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