Speaker César Puertas
César Puertas is a graphic designer holding degrees from Universidad Nacional de Colombia (1999) and a Master of Design in Type and Media from the Royal Academy of Arts (KABK) in The Hague (2009). He has been an organizer and judge of the Latin American typography biennials Letras Latinas in 2006 and Tipos Latinos in 2008 and 2010. Puertas is currently an associate professor and lecturer of type design and calligraphy at Universidad Nacional de Colombia and a type designer at his design studio, Typograma. His work has been honored by the Type Directors Club, Tipos Latinos, the Ibero-American Design Biennial in Madrid and Proyecto Diseño. Puertas’ typefaces are distributed by Adobe, Bold Monday, MyFonts, and Monotype.