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WORK

2017 –
Freelance type designer @ Abjad Foundry, Amman
Bilingual collaboration

Graphic designer @ la Beauté
Brand identity 

2015 – 2017

Freelance type designer @ Atlas Font Foundry, Berlin

2016
Graphic designer
Brand identity @ Malabar

Graphic designer
Brand identity @ Studio Zala

2015
Photographer
Photographer of events @Villa Artemida

Photographer
Freelance wedding photographer

Photographer
Freelance photographer @Dobra Zgodba

Photographer
Collection @ ND salon, Zoomaniac

2014
Graphic designer
@ Spotur, project Slovenj Guidec

Graphic designer
Brand identity @ Feniks bar

Photographer
Collection @ ND salon, ID

2013
Graphic design intern
Graphic design @ brand Equa

Graphic designer and photographer
Brane identity @ 100% Pilates

2012
Graphic designer
Brand identity @ ND salon

Graphic designer
Brand identity @ Gostilnica Sedmica

AWARDS

2016
Pangramme
The Jury’s Selection

201718849-Print-Type-BEST
PRINT Typography & Lettering Award
Best in Class winner in the Student Typeface Design category

EDUCATION

2013 – 2016
Masters’s degree
Thesis: Theory of The Stroke in Designing Non-Latin Typeface Family
Graphic and interactive communications @ Faculty of Natural Sciences and Technology, Ljubljana

2009 – 2013
Bachelor’s degree
Thesis: Development of Serif and Sans Serif Typeface on The Same Skeleton
Graphic and interactive communications @ Faculty of Natural Sciences and Technology, Ljubljana

TRAINING

Feb 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Tipo Brda, one week type design workshop

May 2016
Bilingual Arabic & Latin Monogram Design, Typo Berlin
Tarek Atrissi

Ligatures, Typo Berlin
Marko Jovanovac

TypeCooker Sketching Session, Typo Berlin
Erika van Blokland, Paul van der Laan

VOLUNTEER

2016
Society Tipo Brda

Organizing events:
1. Event Tipo_Čvek (small typo talks)
Pritličje, Ljubljana

2. Event Tipo_Kaligrafija (calligraphy workshop)
Vodnikova domačija, Ljubljana

2017
Society Tipo Brda

Organizing one week long type design workshop
Ljubljana Type Days 2017
Vodnikova domačija, Ljubljana

 

 

 

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