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Since its inception, Parachute® has received more than 40 international distinctions including the esteemed Red Dot Grand Prix and TDC Certificate of Typographic Excellence. Additional awards were received by the European Design Awards, Tokyo TDC, German Design Awards, HiiiBrand, Granshan Awards, Communication Arts, Creative Review.
Be it magazines, books or newspapers, the work, the expertise and the bold approach to design of Parachute® Typefoundry has been featured in major publications around the world.
We are a digital type foundry and design agency, specialising in bespoke type design, corporate typefaces and lettering. We use the power of typography to transform living brands to global brands, enrich their identity and localise their language in emerging markets. Never content with the average, we manage to bridge the West with the East, the North with the South and combine tradition with innovation. We have collaborated with several leading organizations since 2001 and designed proprietary typefaces for some of the world’s most iconic brands and institutions such as Bank of America, Apple, European Commission, National Geographic, Ikea, Kraft Foods, UEFA, Samsung, Financial Times, Pernod Ricard, Ogilvy, Emirates.
Our work has earned numerous accolades around the world with top honours from TDC, Red Dot, European Design Awards, Tokyo TDC, HiiiBrand, Granshan Awards, Communication Arts and many others.
Our type library reflects the work of several talented designers, creatives, engineers and storytellers obsessed with type. Be it analog, digital or spatial, we use the power of typography to transform global brands.
Vedran was born in Split, Croatia and lives in Belgrade, Serbia. His fields of work include type design, calligraphy, graphic design, and the design of newspapers and magazines. He works as an Assistant Professor of Calligraphy and Typeface Design at the Faculty of Applied Arts in Belgrade. Vedran has taken part in many exhibitions and projects involved with calligraphy, lettering and type design and has received a number of prizes for his typefaces in international contests, such as Communication Arts Typography Competition, Granshan Awards, Grifon Awards, etc. His type designs are presented in books and magazines published by some of the world’s eminent authors and publishers, such as Jan Middendorp, Richard Poulin, Gestalten, Rockport and Slanted Publishers, CA Typography Annuals, and others. Currently, two of his typefaces Adamant and Adamant Sans are part of the Parachute® type library.