Robert Janes is a designer whose practice covers web development, type design, programming and print.
+61 422 481 482

15 Johnston St
Collingwood 3066
Victoria, Australia

All Conference website
Design/concept in collaboration with Simon Browne and Bus Projects.
Portfolio website for Ned Shannon
Metafont Modulator. An online environment for generating parametric fonts.
  • Node/Express server
  • Generates Metafonts which are processed with FontForge
Parenting is Political website for Kym Maxwell’s exhibiton at Bus Projects. References for the design included primary school learning charts and chalkboard writing.
  • Built on Kirby CMS
Esperanto Magazine website. Articles are presented as page spreads to reference the print edition. Design with Carolyn Ang.
  • Built on Kirby CMS
  • Single-page application
Programmatic Type is an ongoing investigation into the role programming plays in the type design field. Currently most content is concerned with my exploration into the Metafont language.
  • Custom PHP CMS and framework
  • Custom fonts developed for site
Portfolio website for Tal Levin
Nihil typeface
Developed as an alternative for Helvetica in print/digital applications.
Various typefaces
Poster advertising the launch of Group Group, a decentralised typography studio formed in collaboration with Tal Levin.
General Practise publication. Documentation of a fictitious exhibition marketing campaign after our legitimate proposal was rejected at a local gallery.
In collaboration with Beaziyt Worcou.
The Rocket. Exploring architecture through fiction.
MADA Open Day 2016 elective poster
In collaboration with Vincent Chan, Ned Shannon, Warren Taylor and Beaziyt Worcou.
Various material for Rosemary Ford’s DAMP exhibition, Art Holds a High Place in My Life.
In collaboration with the DAMP design team.
Live projection visuals for band Blood Orange, which react live to the band’s sonic performance.
Album cover for Blood Orange LP—Through Life.