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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 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.
On exhibit at Ginza Gallery Tokyo
Featuring a total of 137 works of graphic design magic Tokyo Type Directors Club announced the official TDC Exhibition for Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2020 at Ginza Graphic Gallery.
The must-see event has a stellar line-up of works showcasing “outstanding pieces of graphic design works focusing on typography centered around the 12 prize winners and nominated works.”
It includes our very own XXL limited publication Marlet AntiManifesto that celebrates the release of Parachute Typefoundry’s original typeface PF Marlet. For sure, this highly curated exhibition will inspire.
With poster design by Sven Lindhorst-Emme, the TDC Exhibition for Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2020 at Ginza Graphic Gallery -which was postponed following temporary closure in order to prevent the spread of COVID19- is on from June 22 through August 29.