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Lewis is a typeface designed for mathematical typesetting, specifically for the TeX typesetting system. It consists of 3 text styles (Roman, Bold, Italic) and 3 math styles (Math Italic, Greek, Blackboard) for use as variables. The text Italic relates to the Roman while the Math Italic stand out with its cursive construction. Likewise, the Greek differentiate easily from latin characters. The Blackboard inlines are adapted for text sizes with their wide and open cut. Lewis features many size variants and extending shapes, ideal in displayed equations.
Alexandre Saumier Demers is a type designer and co-founder of Coppers and Brasses, a type foundry established in Montreal. Together with his partner Étienne Aubert Bonn, they share an interest for type design, programming, lettering and stone carving. Alexandre studied graphic design at the Université du Québec à Montréal before completing the Type and Media MA at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague.