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!
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)