The Ascenders 2019 Exhibition

Through 13 September 2019
New York

The Type Director’s Club (TDC) celebrates the power of typography, uniting a global community of type lovers who believe type drives culture and culture drives type. Earlier this year, the club announced a type based competition for designers to submit their work to the Ascenders and now the results are finally in!

Work by the ten winners of the 2019 Ascenders is currently on view at the TDC gallery in New York showcasing their impressive type-based design. The Ascenders 2019 competition received 130 entries by designers from 33 countries.

The exhibit features work by these winners:

  • Daniel Brokstad (New York)
  • Vincent Chan (Melbourne)
  • Fernanda Cozzi (Buenos Aires)
  • Sean Freeman (London)
  • Ben Grandgenett (New York), who was also a guest lecturer at the #ShilloNY campus last year! Read the interview with Ben and see more of his amazing work.
  • Anthony Hos (Auckland)
  • Ben Johnston (Toronto)
  • Abraham Lule (New York)
  • Loris Olivier (Geneva)
  • Gregory Shutters (Chicago)

Find out more about the award winners

On view through 13 September 2019, Monday through Friday. Admission is free, but they request that you make an appointment to visit by emailing 

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