Yohanna My Nguyen is based in Brussels, works and teaches between Paris and Strasbourg.

   Her activities comprise shape and music making, text shaping (including the tedious craft of typeface design), automatic drawing, specular writing, publishing and teaching.
   A selection of old type design related projects can be found on Luc Devroye database


   Prior to founding her practice, she has been raised by an Italian mother and a Vietnamese father, has studied and worked in Paris, Geneva, London and the Hague [in chronological order].

More to come in a near future!


contact

yo.nguyen[at]gmail.com

Video from the workshop 'Type Tour Two Towns' (HEAR Strasbourg/HFG Karlsruhe) with David Bennewith (2014)


Teaching
Typography teacher, HEAR (Arts décoratifs), Strasbourg, since October 2012
Visiting lecturer, PCA (Parson's School), Paris, since January 2012

Workshops & lectures
Université Rennes 2, Rennes, December 2013
Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, April 2013
ECV, Aix-en-Provence, January-April 2013
Parson's school, Paris, January 2013
Parson's school [with Olivia Sautreuil], Paris, March 2012
ECV [with Clémence Michon], Paris, February 2011
ÉSAM, Caen, October 2010

Main current and past collaborators include
Jérôme Saint-Loubert Bié
Pauline Nuñez
John Patrick Hartnett
Jean-Baptiste Levée
Toan Vu-Huu
Paulus M. Dreibholz
Bas Kools

Education
MA Type ] Media, KABK, Den Haag (2009 > 2010)
MA Communication Design, Central Saint Martins College, London (2007 > 2009)
DSAA Création Typographie, École Estienne, Paris [postgraduate course in typography and type design] (2005 > 2007)
DMA Gravure, École Estienne, Paris [undergraduate course in etching, engraving and print making] (2003 > 2005)