Sol Matas
Type designer and Co-founder. Huerta Tipográfica. Argentina

Sol Matas is a type designer from Buenos Aires, currently living in Berlin. She earned degrees in Graphic Design, Digital Design and Typeface Design at the Universidad de Buenos Aires. She started her career as a graphic designer at the Saatchi & Saatchi agency in Buenos Aires and since 2001 she runs her own studio Sonnenshine specializing in branding and custom type design, working for companies from Latin America, Europe and the United States. Co-founder of the type foundry Huerta Tipográfica where she creates and produces typefaces. She has been designing Latin, Cyrillic and Devanagari fonts commissioned by Google Fonts and developed projects in collaboration with a team of type designers from Sri Lanka, among others. Her type projects were selected for the Bienal Tipos Latinos 2010, Tipos Latinos 2012 and the 5th International Typography Congress in Valencia.