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Laurent Bourcellier

Graduate of Ecole Estienne in 2006, where his thesis was entitled Gothiques et XXe siècle. Création, propagande, détournement. In 2008, he cofounded Typographies.fr with Jonathan Perez in Paris. Designer of the Latin italic typeface Joos in 2009. Joos won an award at TDC2 2010. It was inspired by an italic created in 1536 by Joos Lambrecht, from Gent, Belgium, who was one of the great printers and punchcutters of the 16th century. He also made Unicopte (for Coptic) and co-designed Copte Scripte in 2008 with Jonathan Perez [Copte Scripte won an award at TDC2 2009]. His thesis at Estienne was about the development of Unicopte. He is a freelance graphic and type designer who is working at Porchez's foundry in Sèvres. A resident of Aulnay-sous-Bois, he specializes in scientific typefaces. Laurent lives in Scherwiller, France.

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file name: Laurent Bourcellier Joos 2009c


file name: Laurent Bourcellier Joos 2009b







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