Founded in 2014, Ruiz & Knott hosts oddly structured events, dreams up and occasionally executes creative side projects, and reflects on the experience of life. Currently, the partners at Ruiz & Knott are working on designing, building, and writing content for this website.

Ivan Ruiz-Knott

Partner, Co-Founder

Ivan is a partner and designer at Types & Symbols, a small creative studio focusing on the Seventh-day Adventist Church, where he mostly designs brand identities and user interfaces. On the side he’s an amateur type designer, musician, illustrator, writer, radio producer, and fiber artist, and enjoys putting together events and gatherings with friends.

Olivia Ruiz-Knott

Partner, Co-Founder

Livvy loves making delightful, beloved, and somewhat frivolous things. She’s especially interested in designing and building games, information design or visualizing data, museum exhibitry, or experience parks. Currently, she daylights as a creative technologist at Hovercraft.

Site designed and developed in-house by Ivan & Livvy. Project managed with Notion and Slack. Screens designed in Figma. Custom fonts “Suits”, “RK Sans”, “RK Serif”, and “RK Mono” designed in Glyphs. Hosted with Netlify, managed with Contentful, built with Gatsby, styled with Tailwind. A work in progress. Site version 1.1.
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