Type work portfolio
All fonts of this portfolio of my authorship. Some of them was designed and published. Since 1997 I am designing typography.
John Vargas Beltrán (Bogotá – Colombia, born on October 12, 1974) is a Graphic Designer graduated from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia (1997) with over 10 years’ experience working as a calligrapher, typeface and lettering designer. Since 1997, John has designed a series of fonts, specialized for display or title use. Currently, John has designed new typefaces published recently by Google Web Fonts and MyFonts. He is also the co-founder of the Tipográ[login to view URL] collective and ADG Colombia group (Colombian Graphic Designers Association). Besides he worked for over 8 years in the advertising interactivity department at ad agencies like Euro RSCG and G2. John has got two postgraduate degrees, one for Design Management from Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano (Colombia - 2003), and another for Typographic Design from Universidad de Buenos Aires (Argentina - 2010). Most Recently in March 2012, his project Macondo was selected at Tipos Latinos 2012 Biennial.