Barbara Bigosińska was born in 1987 in Cracow. She graduated from the Type and Media Master program (Royal Academy of Arts, The Hague) in 2013, with her final project “Mala Type Family”. Previously she earned a Master degree at the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice (Poland). During her time at the Academy, she also worked as a teaching assistant (TA) in the typography workshop. Barbara won a double scholarship from the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage in Poland for her studies in 2010/2011 and in 2012/2013. Since 2014 she has been running her own studio in The Hague, offering type design and typography services. Currently she is also teaching an evening course of typography and lettering at the Royal Academy of Arts in The Hague.
[Barbara Bigosińska, October 2016]