Mark Jamra, Associate Professor
Mark is a type designer, typographic designer and founder of TypeCulture, a digital type foundry and academic resource. He has designed and produced typefaces for over 25 years, and has also created short documentary videos and collaborated on projects with Alice Design Communication, the design studio founded by Margo Halverson and Charles Melcher. His lettering and typefaces have been shown in numerous exhibitions and have received awards from the Type Directors Club and the Association Typographique Internationale.
He has lectured, conducted workshops and taught graphic design, typography, letterform design and type history at colleges in the U.S. and Germany. He has also been a typographic consultant to the Hewlett-Packard Research Laboratories in Bristol, England, and for URW Software & Type GmbH in Hamburg, Germany.
Mark graduated with a BFA from Kent State University and completed his graduate studies in 1983 at the School of Design in Basel, Switzerland.
Graphic Design Faculty - Mark Jamra