Originally from Switzerland, Sibylle Hagmann explored her passion for type design and typography while completing her MFA at CalArts. After releasing her popular Cholla typeface suite through legendary digital foundry Emigre, the awarded type designer and teacher set up her own foundry Kontour.
Laura Meseguer is co-founder of the eclectic Spanish outfit Type-Ø-Tones, one of the first independent digital foundries. The award-winning graphic and type designer, author and teacher tells us in which direction she thinks the type industry is heading.
After graduating at the KABKSlávka Pauliková had the typeface she created at Type & Media quickly picked up by FontFont and released as FF Dora. She took some time out of her busy schedule to speak to us about eBooks and living all over the world.
As part the of celebrations for our Women in Design Week, we are delighted to be hosting a Twitter Q&A with illustrator and graphic design extraordinaire Ulrike Rausch, founder of Liebe Fonts on Thursday.
After completing her MA Typeface Design at the University of Reading, Veronika Burian embarked on a successful career in type design. As one of the founders of TypeTogether, the multi-awarded type designer and educator gives her tips on setting up your own foundry.