Lisa Huang 黄丽莎 is a type designer specialised in Latin and Chinese scripts, currently based in Paris, France. Her interest in type and typography focuses on multi-cultural works, especially those mixing Latin-French and Chinese writing systems which mirrors her life as a multi-cultural human.

hello@lisahuang.work

Exhibitions

  • Here </> There 艺术的未来:全球新锐设计成果展, 
Today Art museum 今日美术馆, Beijing 北京, China 中国 
- Oct 15 to Nov 3, 2019
  • Typojanchi 타이포잔치 : 6th International Typography Biennale 6 회국제타이포그래피비엔날레, 
Culture Station Seoul 284 문화역서울, Seoul, South Korea 
- Oct 5 to Nov 3, 2019
  • Across Borders with Barcelona Design Week, Barcelona, Spain - Nov 17 to 26, 2020

Talks & Workshops

  • (TALK) Designer's responsibility in multiscript identities 设计师如何做好多文字品牌设计, Shanghai 上海, China 中国 
- on Dec 6, 2019
  • (WORKSHOP) Logotype design from A to 字 
中西文双语字标工作坊, Shanghai 上海, China 中国 
- from Dec 7 to 8, 2019
  • (COURSE) Type School Online with 3type - Advanced,西文字体设计 - (三言)高阶版, China 中国 
- from June 2 to 12, 2020
  • (TALK) Digitization of Nüshu script to join Noto Sans family, TypeLab for Typographics 2020, online, on June 20, 2020
  • (TALK) Noto Sans 家族迎来女书字体, bilibili直播,on July 4, 2020
  • (TALK) Nüshu, a script created by self-educated women in a remote region of China, Online Lecture at Letterform Archive, on March 16, 2021
  • (TALK) Designing with Multiple Unknowns: Digitization of undigitized script, Design of unfamiliar script, Decipher a script with scarce resources, TDC's Type Drives Communities Online Conference, on May 7, 2021

Writings

  • Noto Sans Nüshu: A script created by women from a remote region enters the Google Fonts Noto Sans family (link)
  • Noto Sans Nüshu's Process and Progress (link)

Publications

  • "Organic Petals / Wood, Woods, Forest" in Typojanchi 2019 Exhibition catalogue
  • Interview "Consistency Between Design and Culture?", with Gakky Luk in BranD magazine, issue 55 (2021)

Clients

Google Fonts, Adobe Fonts, Arrowtype, Black[Foundry],...

Studies

  1. Type@Cooper 2015 Condensed, New York City, US
  2. Type@Paris 2016, Paris, FR
  3. Type and Media 2018, The Hague, NL

Languages

  1. French
  2. English
  3. Mandarin
  4. Wenzhounese