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About Gilbert

Gilbert is a tribute font to honor the memory of Gilbert Baker, the creator of the iconic Rainbow Flag. This colorful typeface was designed to express diversity and inclusion. It is part of the TypeWithPride initiative, a collaboration between NewFest, NYC Pride, Ogilvy and Fontself.


Gilbert Color is available as an OpenType-SVG color font (which are currently not visible in Google Chrome) as well as an animated font for After Effects by Animography. You can learn more about color fonts here, and more about how to use them in Adobe apps here.

Check out Gilbert Color in action


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Open source details

Gilbert is available via an open source license. You're free to use it with your Adobe Fonts account just as you would any other font in the Adobe Fonts library. For information regarding other uses of Gilbert, see copyright and license details for Gilbert Color Bold and Gilbert Bold.

Type Designer

Type Designers

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How to Use

You may encounter slight variations in the name of this font, depending on where you use it. Here’s what to look for.

Desktop

In application font menus, this font will display:

{{familyCtrl.selectedVariation.preferred_family_name}} {{familyCtrl.selectedVariation.preferred_subfamily_name}}

Web

To use this font on your website, use the following CSS:

font-family: {{familyCtrl.selectedVariation.family.css_font_stack.replace('"', '').replace('",', ', ')}};
font-style: italicnormal;
font-weight: {{familyCtrl.selectedVariation.font.web.weight}};

Glyph Support & Stylistic Filters

Fonts in the Adobe Fonts library include support for many different languages, OpenType features, and typographic styles.