Nick Sherman is a typographer and typographic consultant based in New York City. As a graduate of the Type@Cooper Extended Program in typeface design at The Cooper Union, most of his work is split between designing typefaces and websites.
He is a co-founder and designer of Fonts In Use. He is a member of the Adobe Typography Customer Advisory Board, as well as the artistic board for the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum.
Previously, Nick has worked at Font Bureau, Webtype, and MyFonts, directing web design and promotional material for typefaces in print and digital media. He graduated with honors from the Graphic Design program at MassArt in Boston, where he has also taught undergraduate typography, typeface design, and letterpress printing.
Some of his other projects include @VariableFonts, Size Calculator, Font‑To‑Width, Woodtyper, Pizza Rules!, Specimenism, and a personal photo journal featuring manhole covers, manicules, and more. Nick also participates in the Kaiju Big Battel live monster wrestling group. Originally from Cape Cod and Boston, he is also a skateboarder, pizza enthusiast, printer, musician, and classic horror film buff.