about_omtype

Oleg Macujev

Graphic and type designer, calligrapher and typographer. He graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University («design of mass media» specialization), in 2004–2007 he studied at the Alexander Tarbeev Type Design Workshop of Moscow State University of Printing. In 2007–2008 he lectured on type and calligraphy at the National Institute of Modern Design. He took part at «Svjato Kyrylyci» festivals (Kharkiv, Ukraine) in 2007 and 2008, last year he presented a lecture on his project of type based on Russian skoropis. He also took part in Moscow International Biennale of Graphic Design «Golden Bee 8» (2008) and in international typography conference ATypI (2008). He won the second prize for perfection in the type and graphic design in students competition organized by ParaType for Epiphany typeface (2008). Winner at International type design competition Modern Cyrillic 2009 (for Epiphany and Fry typefaces) and Modern Cyrillic 2014 (for Mamontov Grotesk and Siberian typefaces). The second prize at Granshan 2011 type design competition (for Fry).  His works were included in Top-100 of Russian design (2009, 2010, 2011). They are also shortlisted at New Cyrillic 2012 (Mamontov Grotesk) and Call for type 2013 (Fry).