Rare Specimen Design


b. 1986, HK.


Rare Specimen Design is a graphic design studio specializing in photobooks, founded by designer and photographer Kevin Sweeney, and located in Austin, Texas. Our mission is to create rare specimens of design, objects worth keeping that transport stories across time and place.

We offer experience in bookmaking as well as logo design, print materials, and digital communications to help our clients put their vision into practice.  

We work collaboratively with small businesses, photographers, artists, and independent publishers to solve problems and tell unique stories using design, type, illustration, and photography.


Rare Specimen Design
916 Springdale Rd
Bldg 5-102
Austin, TX 78702