With an undying desire to push what is possible with typography & lettering, Ben Johnston is a multi-disciplinary artist & designer that believes in a hand-crafted approach to all his design endeavours.
Born in Canada and raised in South Africa, Ben brings a diverse sense of influence to his work – finding inspiration from the small cultural nuances to societal differences that he encounters throughout his travels.
Nike, Google, Ford, Sierra Nevada, Adobe, Blue Moon, Aston Martin, Shopify, Lululemon, Canon, Chevrolet, M&M's, GAP, Rogers, Jeep, DDB, Hootsuite, Moosehead, Tourism Toronto, Shopify.
2017 Applied Arts Award for logo design
2017 Applied Arts Award for mural design
2017 TDC Certificate of Typographic Excellence - Environmental
2017 TDC Certificate of Typographic Excellence - Mural Design
2017 Print Mag Award for typography
2017 Communication Arts award for typography 2018 ADCC Awards for Craft & Environmental 2018 Applied Arts Awards for Craft & Environmental 2018 Young Guns Finalist 2018 Communication Arts Award of Excellence
2018 FITC Toronto 2019 OFFF Barcelona