Alessia is a type designer from Italy, currently living in the United Kingdom.
She graduated with distinction in 2013 from the MA in Typeface Design program at the University of Reading. She received a BA in Graphic Design from Central Saint Martins, London and a BA in Graphic and Multimedia Design from Sapienza, University of Rome. She now works as a senior type designer at Fontsmith. During the MA she developed her interest in multi-script typeface design, focusing her research on the Odia and Gurmukhi scripts.
Her typeface Prakashan was awarded the first prize in the Indic scripts category at Granshan 2014.
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