Ibis Text

12 Styles

As he explains the origin and purpose of this design, it becomes clear that Cyrus Highsmith undertook Ibis as a real typographic adventure. Studying the Font Bureau library, he found openings that were filled elsewhere by Justus Erich Walbaum’s 1919 Walbaum and Hermann Zapf’s 1952 Melior. Combining these two diverse influences may be far from obvious, but Highsmith found the result to be truly inspirational; FB 2010


Ibis Text is provided as premium OpenType fonts with a full set of professional OT layout features and extended language support.

Fonts are also available in legacy Postscript format with limited character sets.

Ibis Text is also available for online use with @font-face through the Webtype hosted font service.

Among other uses, Ibis Text is recommended for Magazine and Book use.

Ibis Text

Related Fonts
· Ibis Display

Similar Fonts
· Constructa
· Displaybaum
· Turnip

Compatible Fonts
· Antenna
· Benton Sans
· Dispatch
· Giza
· Heron Sans
· Scout
· Titling Gothic FB

Related People
· Cyrus Highsmith