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Andreu Balius

36pt

Font families (7)

6 fonts

Carmen

2 fonts

Carmen Display

1 font

Carmen Fiesta

2 fonts

Carmen Fine

2 fonts

Elizabeth ND

6 fonts

Pradell

Information

Pioneer of digital fonts design in Spain since the late 1980s, founder of the experimental project Garcia fonts & Co. (1993) and co-founder of Typerware studio (1996-2001). Since 2003 he has been a font designer at Typerepublic, an independent digital foundry that he founded in Barcelona, making custom-made types for clients such as Victoria's Secret, Lladró, Ferrovial, Signes or RBA. Some of the typefaces in its catalog have received international awards such as the Type Directors Club of New York's Certificate of Excellence. He holds a Ph.D. in Design from the University of Southampton (United Kingdom); he has been an associate professor at Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona) and is currently a professor at Elisava, EINA and UAB (Barcelona); he is a member of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale) and ATypI (Association Typographique Internationale), of which he is a national delegate. In 2003 he published the book Type at Work: uses of typography in editorial design, which has been translated into English and French. He has written numerous articles for magazines and catalogs and lectures and typography workshops around the world.

Related content

Pradell: ejemplos de la tipografía en usohttp://www.typerepublic.com/pradell_use.html
Andreu Balius: «Uno se siente defraudado por aquellos compañeros de profesión que usan ilegalmente el trabajo de otro compañero»http://graffica.info/andreu-balius-uno-se-siente-defraudado-por-aquellos-companeros-de-profesion-que-usan-ilegalmente-el-trabajo-de-otro-companero/
Studio Visit: Andreu Balius - 40fakeshttp://www.40fakes.com/studio-visit-andreu-balius/
Grandes tipos: Andreu Baliushttp://www.unostiposduros.com/grandes-tipos-andreu-balius/
Andreu Balius: "No creo en nacionalismos tipográficos"http://www.elcultural.com/noticias/letras/Andreu-Balius-No-creo-en-nacionalismos-tipograficos/6653
Interview by designboomhttp://www.designboom.com/design/andreu-balius-interview-10-02-2013/
Andreu Balius. Un gran tipo.https://nocionesunidas.com/blog/entrevistas/andreu-balius-gran-tipo/#.WR1ZUhOGNE5