Working Format

Identity design, type and lettering projects for a range of cultural groups, retail products, passionate startups and notable advertising agencies. We help our clients build rich visual personalities that connect their brand to their readers and followers.


Brand identity and packaging for a line of ethically aware, environmentally friendly yoga accessories.

Henderson Dry Goods:
Identity and packaging for a hand-crafted product line creating objects for you and the home.

The Platform Gallery:
A public art initiative conceived and curated by Working Format.


Based in Vancouver, Working Format is a design practice combining equal parts type and graphic design, public art initiatives and shared studio space. As our name suggests, we prefer to keep things flexible, remaining open to new creative opportunities and typographic applications.

What we do
We create thoughtful and considered design anchored by typography. Our work is described by borrowing from a famous chef: 'Quality ingredients, cooked as little as possible'.
Strategy and concept development, creative direction, design and production for brand identities, publications, packaging, exhibitions, websites and custom type design.
Recent recognition from: World Design Expo, Lotus Awards, Graphex, Walker Art Center, Cooper Hewitt, HOW Design Books, Gestalten Publishers, Under Consideration Publishers.
Esquire Magazine, Bon Appetit, Commercial Type, Typotheque, Dare Digital, Rethink, DDB Canada, plus a range of national corporations and civic/cultural groups.
Public Art Initiatives
Working Format created the Platform Gallery to provide local designers with public art space. The gallery organizes talented designers around various poster series in well-trafficked spaces.
Shared Studio Space
Our office is a shared environment that's home to a few of Vancouver's best graphic and interior designers. Interested in joining our space? Get in touch below.
Get in touch

If you have a project to discuss or just want to say hi, we’d like to hear from you.

307 - 318 Homer Street
Vancouver, V6B 2V2

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