A graduate of Moscow State University of Printing Arts, Gayaneh has designed Cyrillic localizations for most major type libraries, including Linotype, Bitstream, The Font Bureau, ITC, Berthold, Typotheque, Emigre, and ParaType. She began her type design career at ParaType in 1996 and started her independent business in 2012.
Gayaneh is a member of ATypI and TDC and sits on Non-Latin Advisory Boards for the TDC2 and Granshan type design competitions. Her work has won awards from a number of international type design competitions, including Kyrillitsa’99, TDC2 2000, and Granshan 2013.
[Brownfox, August 2014]