Robert Janes is a designer whose practice covers web development, type design, programming and print.
+61 422 481 482
15 Johnston St
All Conference website (official launch 09 September 2016) (preview link)
Design/concept in collaboration with Simon Browne and Bus Projects.
Metafont Modulator. An online environment for generating parametric fonts.
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.
Esperanto Magazine website. Articles are presented as page spreads to reference the print edition. Design with Carolyn Ang.
Built on Kirby CMS
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
Developed as an alternative for Helvetica in print/digital applications.
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.
A4, 60 pages, printed on a RP3700.
The Rocket. Exploring architecture through fiction.
A1 poster, printed with grey ink on a RP 3100AW, with thanks to Stuart Geddes.
MADA Open Day 2016 elective poster
In collaboration with Vincent Chan, Ned Shannon, Warren Taylor and Beaziyt Worcou.
A3 poster, printed on a RP3700.
Edition of 500
Various material for Rosemary Ford’s DAMP exhibition, Art Holds a High Place in My Life.
In collaboration with the DAMP design team.
A3 poster, offset silver, blue printed on a RP3700.
Edition of 1000.
Custom printed tape.
Live projection visuals for band Blood Orange, which react live to the band’s sonic performance.
Desktop application built with Electron
Zoom H5 for live sound.