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Type design in Bolivia


Alejandra Hurtado de Mendoza

La Paz, Bolivia-based designer of various children's alphabets and Monster Type (2017). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ana Michel

Ana Michel is a graphic designer and educator based in La Paz, Bolivia. Currently she teaches at UPB Cochabamba, Bolivia. Designer of the smooth organic sans typeface Laretia during a workshop at Type Paris 2019. Ana intended Laretia as a typeface system for a nursery plant service or other organic applications.

At Type Cooper 2020, she developed Silpancho Sans and Stencil, which were inspired by vernacular signage in Bolivia.

Typefaces from 2021 include the reverse stress italic Chirimoya.

In 2022, she was enrolled in Type Cooper west. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andres de Velasquez
[Studio 69]

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Cassette Type Foundry
[Mathew Prada]

La Paz, Bolivia-based type foundry. In 2017, they published the free heavy creamy display typeface Graffismo. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Elizabeth Arostegui

Interface designer based in La Paz, Bolivia. Winner at Tipos Latinos 2018 of a type design award for the wonderful free illustrated character font Cosmocollita. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Faby Gis

La Paz, Bolivia-based designer of a knife-themed display typeface in 2017. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jorge Machicado

Born in 1989, Jorge lives in La Paz, Bolivia. His design studio in La Paz. He created the gridded paper-fold typeface Origami (2010) and the architectural sans typeface Develuz (2011). He also uses the name Gerrero Design. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Laura Keung

Laura Keung (b. 1989) is [in her own words] a half Bolivian-half Chinese hybrid, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, raised in Santa Cruz, Bolivia and currently [2014] living in Toronto, attending OCAD (Ontario College of Art and Design). Creator of the closed counter geometric typeface Dark Deco (2009).

Alternate URL. Behance link. Older Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marco Antonio Ramirez Murga

Bolivian designer (b. 1985), with Steven Cespedes and Karina Llusco, of the octagonal counterless typeface Qdrd (2017). In 2018, he designed the boxed letter fonts Bloka and Avand.

Typefaces from 2019: Tramapunto (a halftone experiment). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mariana Leyton

Graphic designer based in Montreal, who was born and raised in Sucre, Bolivia, and graduated at Concordia University in Montreal. In 2016, she designed the free brush typeface Anana (2016). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Martina Meyer

Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia-based designer (b. 1993, Tarija) of the free fuzzy pixel font Enie (2017). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mathew Prada
[Cassette Type Foundry]

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Mauro Sanjines

Mauro Sanjines is a graphic designer in La Paz, Bolivia. In 2011, he designed the display typeface Adelle. In 2013, he created the paperclip typeface Clipertext (sic). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Natalia A. Gil Ostria

Graphic designer in La Paz, Bolivia, who created a nice typographic logotype called Amautta (2012). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Pankkara Larrea

Student in La Paz, Bolivia, who created the delicate script typeface Maigrichrome (2012). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ramiro Baldivieso

Tarija, Bolivia-based graphic designer, b. 1986. Creator of the thin techno sans Typro (2012) and the counterless typeface Come Callado (2013, free). Other typefaces from 2013 include A Little Bit (pixel face), Hola Bitch, All Around (dot matrix font), Bolivia No Problem (FontStruct), All Round Free, The Enemy is Public (a FontStruct font), Mambo and White Lines.

Typefaces from 2014: Mi Nombre Es Problema (brush face), Pan y Vino.

In 2015, he made the graffiti font I Lost It In The Street, the dripping wax font Got Brain, and the script typeface Lazy Dog.

Typefaces from 2015: Hell Yeah.

Typefaces from 2019: Milky Letters.

Dafont link. Behance link. Aka Stigma. [Google] [More]  ⦿


Based in La Paz, Bolivia, Rothen created the roundish display sans typeface Rothen (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ruben Salinas Heredia

Bolivian type designer who created the experimental typeface Exoesqueleto (2015) that won an award at Tipos Latinos 2016. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Studio 69
[Andres de Velasquez]

Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia-based designer of the stenciled RoteSonne Poster in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tipos Latinos Bolivia

Tipos Latinos Bolivia, as of 2010: David Criado, Susana Machicao. [Google] [More]  ⦿