Font Developer, London
Joana first became fascinated by Type Design during her Communication Design studies at ESAD Matosinhos, Portugal. Also interested in UX and Interface Design, she worked as a web designer and front-end developer early in her career.
She graduated from the MA Typeface Design at the University of Reading in 2017, where she pursued her interests in North-Indian and endangered scripts. As a Font Developer at Dalton Maag, Joana now works on all stages of font development, from ideation to release, as well as design, hinting and font engineering. She has worked on a variety of custom projects, including multi-script typefaces, designing Latin, Greek, and Bengali.