Keith Scharwath is a Los Angeles-based graphic designer, creative consultant and sign painter.

Previously, Keith was creative director for The Black Tux and a founding partner of the Los Angeles design studio Outpost. Prior to that, he spent a decade working as a designer and art director for creative shops 180LA, Media Arts Lab, Ogilvy & Mather, and GOOD. He’s taught typography and hand-lettering at CalArts, and at one point left the workforce to study sign painting at LA Trade Tech.

Originally from New Jersey, Keith  holds a BFA from School of Visual Arts in NY. He lives in the Historic Filipinotown neighborhood of Los Angeles with his wife Alissa, daughter Avery, and son Oscar.

Selected Clients
Apple, Nike, New York Times, 826, Heal The Bay, Earth Justice, Intel, Opening Ceremony, GOOD Magazine, Adidas, Motorola, Sony, Reyn Spooner, LA2050

Selected Press
Fast Company, GOOD, KCRW, Design Sponge,, TypeWolf

Brand Identity Development, Brand Strategy, Photo & Video Art Direction, Website UI, Branded Content Creation, Campaign Development, Naming, Publication Design, Sign Painting


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