Juan Villanueva is a Brooklyn-based typeface designer, lettering artist, and educator. Originally from Peru, he grew up in Clifton, NJ and has a BFA in Graphic Design, Illustration and Animation from Montclair State University. He is a proud graduate of the Type@Cooper Extended Program.
He currently spends his days designing typefaces at Monotype, and has taught typography at The City College of New York and graphic design at the Cooper Union Summer Art Intensive Program. He has been an active member of the Type Directors Club since 2013. He is a member of AIGA, and is also on the board at the Society of Scribes.
Learn more about Juan from his 2018 interview when he was featured as TDC Member of the Month.