The seminar is thought to approach the world of typography, to learn its basics and to make a better visual communication. We’ll analyze the typeface families, their history and classification. We’ll talk about graphic design, art, communication, typographers, foundries… We’ll learn how to work with letters and text, how to compose a page, how to use a grid… The main objective of this seminar is to create a space of knowledge, reflection and debate, to enjoy one day between letters.
Taught by Jorge Chamorro
Jorge Chamorro (Madrid, 1972) is a graphic designer, teacher and collagist. He worked as a graphic designer for several studios and agencies, until he set up his own studio in Madrid in 2005, where he develops communication projects for different clients. He combines his work as a designer with teaching graphic design and other creative workshops. Besides designing and teaching, he develops artistic projects, mainly in the field of collage. He has exhibited regularly in a variety of venues and his work has been published in many national and international media.
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