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Design, Consultancy, Education
  • • Latin type design
  • • Armenian type design and consultation
  • • Multiscript type projects
  • • Localisation for Armenian market
  • • Armenian script workshop
  • • Branding and logotype design
  • • Specimen design
  • • Multilingual typography and letterings
  • • Transdisciplinary collaboration
Projects
Spindle
  • Type design
  • 2018
  • Armenian
  • Latin

A work-in-progress typeface exploring Horizontal Continuity in Letterforms – from ancient Armenian manuscripts to early American ephemera.
→ Available on Future Fonts

Glyph-Extension Axis for Armenian
  • Experiment
  • Variable
  • Armenian
  • 2017

Variable font demo promoting the applicability of a Glyph-Extension Axis for the Armenian script.

Heavy Ligation
  • Experiment
  • HTML|CSS|JS
  • Armenian
  • 2018

An experiment relating viewport width to letterform ligatures. Inspired by Armenian stone inscription.

Interacting with Variable Fonts
using Physical MIDI Controllers
  • Presentation
  • TypeLab
  • Typographics
  • 2018

A typographic experiment based on merging two burgeoning technologies: OpenType Font Variations and WebMIDI.
→ TypeLab presentation

Branding Gyumri | Graffiti Art
  • Education
  • TUMO
  • Gyumri
  • 2017

A cultural art project empowering local TUMO students to enrich the gateway to Gyumri through graffiti. Inspired by the city's uniquely bizarre rainspouts.

Adelle Sans Armenian 365Typo
  • Typography
  • TypeTogether
  • 365typo
  • 2016
  • Armenian

Preparing specimen texts and artwork showcasing the Armenian extension of Adelle Sans by TypeTogether.

Byron | Multiscript typeface
for scholars & romantics
  • Type Design
  • MATD project
  • 2015–2016
  • Latin
  • Armenian
  • Greek

A type family promoting a rich multilingual typography for Latin, Armenian, and Greek texts. Based on the life of poet Lord Byron.
→ MATD ☁ Specimen

Toponyms of the Armenian Highlands
Reverse dictionary
  • Book design
  • 2015–2016
  • Armenian
  • English
  • Russian

Bringing to light a major unpublished linguistic work of my grandfather – Vramshapuh Jihanyan – a reverse dictionary of toponyms compiled on the basis of secret Soviet maps.
→ Available from Amazon