Shaping Sculpture

University of the Arts London

Identity

January 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

Haesegat Studio 1

Identity / stationary

January 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

John Lewis

Typeface / identity proposal

March 2006

 

Designed during a work-placement at Fontsmith, London /
BA (Hons.) Graphic Design, Ravensbourne College of
Design and Communication

Phyllida Barlow & Fiona MacDonald

CoExist Galleries

Poster (unfolded) / booklet (folded), 540 x 410 mm

February 2011

MA Fine Art catalogue 2010

Central Saint Martins
University of the Arts London

Poster / dust-jacket / book, 420 x 590 mm
August 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

Typography Summer School Critiques

Typography Summer School

Certificate, 105 x 148 mm
July 2010

 

A participant of Typography Summer School

Typography definition

Typography Summer School

Poster, 210 x 297 mm
July 2010

 

A participant of Typography Summer School

MA Fine Art catalogue 2009

Central Saint Martins
University of the Arts London

Poster / dust-jacket / book, 420 x 590 mm
August 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

The Filmic Conventions

FormContent

Press release, 297 x 420 mm
October 2009

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz
Awaiting hard copy

IOA Silver Lecture Series

Institute of Architecture
University of Applied Arts Vienna

Postcard, 105 x 148 mm
September 2009

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

009

FormContent

Press release, 297 x 420 mm
August 2009

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

MA-tters

teachingtype.com

Poster, 420 x 594 mm
June 2009

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz
Awaiting hard copy

When I grow up, I want to be…

D&AD New Blood Exhibition

Poster, 297 x 410 mm
July 2007

 

Designed during BA (Hons.) Graphic Design,
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication

The Gentleman’s Review, Issue No. 2

Pencil

Magazine, 200 x 240 mm, 24 pages
September 2012

The Gentleman’s Review, Issue No. 1

Pencil

Magazine / wrap poster / envelope,
200 x 240 mm, 24 pages
March 2012

 

Assistant designer to Bianca Wendt

Viewpoint No. 29: the celebrity issue

View Publications

Magazine, 215 x 285 mm, 256 pages
November 2011

 

Assistant designer to Bianca Wendt

An Introduction to Carbon Zero Solutions

Carbon Zero Solutions

Booklet , 148 x 210 mm, 12 pages
August 2011

Viewpoint No. 28: the community issue

View Publications

Magazine, 215 x 285 mm, 256 pages
April 2011

 

Assistant designer to Bianca Wendt

Wild Weeds

J. Maizlish Mole / Marseille Figs

Book + sleeve, 155 x 232 mm, 28 pages
February 2011

 

Originally designed as a participant
of Typography Summer School

 

Copies can be purchased here

 

ISTD International Typographic Awards 2011;
awarded a Certificate of Excellence

LFW The Daily A/W 2011

Official newspaper of London Fashion Week
Published by Jenny & The Cat

Newspaper, 310 x 465 mm, 12 pages; 4 editions
February 2011

 

Assistant designer to Bianca Wendt

Phyllida Barlow & Fiona MacDonald

CoExist Galleries

Poster (unfolded) / booklet (folded),
135 x 205 mm, 8 pages
February 2011

Shaping Sculpture 3

University of the Arts London

Magazine / newspaper, 289 x 380 mm, 24 pages
October 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

MA Fine Art catalogue 2010

Central Saint Martins
University of the Arts London

Poster / dust-jacket / book, 150 x 195 mm, 152 pages
August 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

IOA Visual Catalog

Institute of Architecture
University of Applied Arts Vienna

Book, 209 x 269 mm, 176 pages
August 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

CSM Time 4 KX

Central Saint Martins
University of the Arts London

Magazine / newspaper, 289 x 380 mm, 28 pages
July 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

Shaping Sculpture 2

University of the Arts London

Magazine / newspaper, 289 x 380 mm, 28 pages
April 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

CSM Time for Spring

Central Saint Martins
University of the Arts London

Magazine / newspaper, 289 x 380 mm, 32 pages
March 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

Shaping Sculpture 1

University of the Arts London

Magazine / tabloid, 289 x 380 mm, 28 pages
January 2010

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

Kings Cross news

Central Saint Martins
University of the Arts London

Leaflet, 150 x 240mm
November 2009

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz
Awaiting hard copy

CSM Time to Apply

Central Saint Martins
University of the Arts London

Magazine / newspaper, 289 x 380 mm, 36 pages
October 2009

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

MA Fine Art catalogue 2009

Central Saint Martins
University of the Arts London

Poster / dust-jacket / book, 150 x 195 mm, 152 pages
August 2009

 

Designed with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

et tu, Brute?

ISTD student assessment scheme

Book, 270 x 380 mm, 34 pages
June 2007

 

Designed during BA (Hons.) Graphic Design,
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication

 

ISTD Student assessment Scheme 2007; awarded MISTD

A comparative study of the development of the Gurmukhi script: from handwritten manuscript to the digital typeface

Research / writing
September 2008

 

Dissertation can be downloaded in two parts
from typeculture.com

 

MA Typeface Design, University of Reading

Milvus Bold in Twin, issue five

Magazine designed by Planning Unit
Published by Twin Factory

Bespoke headline typeface
September 2011

Audi Idents

Audi

Digitising hand drawn type; assisting Why Not Associates
May 2011

 

Agency: BBH London
Direction, design and typography: Why Not Associates
Animation / 3D: Why Not Associates and Chris Cousins
Sound: Black Sheep Music & Noise International

Hepworth – gallery opening

The Hepworth Wakefield

Typeface in situ at the new gallery in Wakefield,
Yorkshire: sandblasted in concrete; vinyl on walls
and screen-printed on fabrics.
Friday, 20 May 2011

 

In collaboration with APFEL

Typeface: regular, medium and bold, plus
an italic to accompany each weight
March 2011

 

In collaboration with APFEL

Christoffel

Typeface: regular and italic
April 2010

 

In collaboration with Paulus M. Dreihbolz

Rowse

Typeface: italic
March 2010

 

Spacing and programming; in assistance with Carol Kemp

APFEL

Typeface: regular
February 2010

 

Outline refinement, spacing and programming;
in collaboration with APFEL

COSTA

Typeface: regular, bold and italic
January 2010

 

Outline refinement, spacing and programming;
in assistance with Praline

Milvus

Typeface: regular, italic and bold [in progress]
July 2008

 

MA Typeface Design, University of Reading

Virgin Galactic

Typeface proposal: system of five weights, from hairline to extra bold
December 2006

 

Designed during a work-placement at DaltonMaag, London /
BA (Hons.) Graphic Design, Ravensbourne College of
Design and Communication

John Lewis

Typeface / identity proposal
March 2006

 

Designed during a work-placement at Fontsmith, London /
BA (Hons.) Graphic Design, Ravensbourne College of
Design and Communication

About

Emma Williams is a typographer and typeface designer based in London.

 

Specialising in typography and print, she works on various book and
editorial projects, and the design of custom typefaces.

 

Emma received an MA Typeface Design, passed with Distinction, from the
University of Reading and a First Class degree in Graphic Design BA (Hons)
from Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication.

 

Website designed with and built by Second Cousins.

 

Portfolio photography by Adam Laycock.

 

Copyright © 2006–2013 All rights reserved

Achievements

ISTD International Typographic Awards 2011; awarded a Certificate of Excellence

An organiser for AtypI’s letter.2 typeface design competition, 2011
Typography Summer School, July 2010

Chosen by Represent as a top 20 graduate, Summer / Autumn 2007

ISTD Student Assessment Scheme 2007; awarded MISTD
Digital character idea competition, November 2005; second place

Mentioned in

Mastering Type; Denise Bosler; 2012; page 166–168
2012 Graphic Design Walk; 21-22 September 2012
ISTD International Typographic Awards 2011; page 46
It’s Nice That, Things; 14 May 2011
Grafik, feed 251; 27 April 2011
BirdWatching; 6 April 2011
Design Week; volume 25; number 11; 18 March 2010; page 5
MATD 2008; TYPO magazine; 35 – spring 2009; number 35; page 60

Worked with

A Practice for Everyday Life

Atelier Dreihbolz
Bianca Wendt
Carol Kemp
CoExist Galleries
Dalton Maag
Fontsmith
Fraser Muggeridge
Isambard Thomas
LFW Daily
Marseille Figs
Mother
Neighbour

Pencil
Planning Unit

Polimekanos
Praline

Twin Factory
Type Culture
Typography Summer School
Why Not Associates

Contact

For more information or to discuss a potential project please get in touch:
+44 7951 55 28 22
info@emma-williams.com