Jordan Metcalf is a South African designer, illustrator and artist now based in Portland, Oregon. Having spent the first few years of his career gaining experience in everything from book design to directing animated commercials he currently runs his own studio specialising in custom lettering and design projects & artwork. He has done work for many international clients and agencies and has exhibited extensively within South Africa and abroad. He was named an ADC Young Gun in 2013.


Nike, ESPN - X-Games, The New York Times Magazine, The Sunday Times UK, Adobe, The Washington Post, Advertising Age, ADC, Harper Collins, Boston Globe, Wired, Mens Health, GQ, Adidas, Popular Mechanics, Sports Illustrated, 


Codex: A journal of Typography, Black and White Graphics, Nice to Meet You Too, Computer Arts Projects, Advanced Photoshop, Design Work Life, Form Fifty Five, TypeToken, Allan Peters Blog


2015 - 2 TDC Certificates of Typographic Excellence
2015 - CA Typography Annual Award of Excellence
2013 - ADC Young Gun
2012 - Adweek Talent 100 Top 10
2012 - Loeries Awards Judge