Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font ProjectOn 31 March, 2017,…

Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project


Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project


Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project


Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project


Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project


Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project


Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project


Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project


Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project


Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project

Type With Pride: The Gilbert Font Project

On 31 March, 2017, Gilbert Baker the creator of the iconic Rainbow Flag sadly passed away. Mr. Baker was both an LGBTQ activist and artist, and was known for helping friends create banners for protests and marches. To honor the memory of Gilbert Baker, NewFest and NYC Pride partnered with Ogilvy & Mather and Fontself to create a free font inspired by the design language of the iconic Rainbow Flag, the font was named ‘Gilbert’ after Mr. Baker.

Learn more about Type With Pride at typewithpride.com

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