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PhD in Design, associate of the internationally awarded Itemzero Studio and teacher at ESAD — Matosinhos. Consultant on type and typography, world wide lecturer, also authored Manual do Tipógrafo and Imprimere’s book.
Gráfica Maiadouro’s Director and Production Manager for over 30 years. Actively looks towards integrating his client’s projects, offering technical solutions with his vast experience has a cornerstone.
Type and Editorial Designer, Fábio works regularly with Creative and Art Directors. He writes and teaches at IADE. Fábio is an associate at Itemzero and creates typefaces through Scannerlicker Type Foundry.
Associate at Itemzero and teacher at ESAD.cr — IPLeiria, Ricardo is an internationally awarded Editorial Designer, part of Tipos das Letras and Tipografia Dias. Ricardo is also a brand strategist and design consultant.
Usually starting at 128€
Now starting at only: 72€
Regular Price: 40€
Now only: 10€
with The Book Block