Event Details


Award-winning creatives Lloyd Osborne and Shabnam Shiwan discuss how type design drives culture, using examples from their own practice including design work for Karen Walker and Atamira Dance Company. This talk will fascinate anyone interested in the interplay of brand, typography and visual culture, including design professionals and students.

About the Type Directors Club
Founded in 1946 by the industry’s leading design practitioners, the Type Directors Club, based in New York, is an international organisation whose purpose is to build a creative community through public events and platforms, support the growth of students and early-career professionals, and recognise excellence in type design across the world. ‍

About Osborne Shiwan
Osborne Shiwan is an Auckland-based creative agency specialising in strategic thinking and art direction. Directors Lloyd Osborne and Shabnam Shiwan have collaborated with some of Aotearoa’s most influential brands and their work has been recognised internationally within the areas of commerce, arts and culture.


  • Free


  • Sat 19 Aug


  • 11:00 am — 1:00 pm


  • Dart House
  • 11/12 Hawthorne Drive
  • Frankton, Queenstown 9300