About Hipertipo

Hipertipo is the (meta)typographic laboratory of Gustavo Ferreira.

Hipertipo makes fonts and tools to make fonts.


Hipertipo

hypertype = hypertext / hypermedia + typography

Hipertipo is a new word to describe the intersection between hypertext / hypermedia and typography.


Gustavo Ferreira

independent designer and developer

born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (1977)
living and working in Cunha–SP since 2014

work elsewhere

RoboFont
documentation & support (2018–2020)
Typotheque
support, font licensing, etc. (2010)
FontStruct
community management (2009)

teaching experience

design (tipo)gráfico computacional

programming workshop for designers
with Eduardo Omine
1 edition (2014)

python for (typo)graphic designers

programming workshop for designers
with Joancarles Casasín
5 editions (2012-2014)

programação visual

programming workshop for designers
1 edition (2011)

desenho de letras

introductory letter drawing workshop
6 editions (2007–2010)

studies

MA Typeface Design
Type&Media / KABK (2005-06)
MA Communication & Planning
HfG Schwäbisch Gmünd (2004-05)
BA Graphic & Product Design
ESDI / UERJ (1997-2003)

presentations

DiaTipo
São Paulo, Brazil (2014)
Rencontres de Lure
Lurs, France (2014)
MOTYF Moving Type Festival
Warsaw, Poland (2013)
Escola Muuu
Villa Real, Spain (2013)
RoboThon
The Hague, Netherlands (2006 / 2011)
Congreso Internacional de Tipografia
Valencia, Spain (2011)
ATypI Annual Conference
Helsinki, Finland (2006)

Contact

email

gustavo@hipertipo.com