Xavier Dupré was born in 1977 in France. He studied graphic design in Paris as well as calligraphy and typography at the Scriptorium de Toulouse.
Since 1999 he has worked as a type designer in a packaging design agency. He also collaborates with Lasdislas Mandel (known for telephone directory typography) on Renaissance writings. Since 2001 he has lived in Asia.
Awarded consecutive Certificates of Typographic Excellence in 04, 05, and 06 by New York's Type Directors Club. One of New Visual Artist 2006 by Print magazine.
[Xavier Dupré, March 2006]