Yomar Augusto is a typographic artist and graphic designer from Brazil who relocated recently to Souther California after running his studio in New York City for the past 3 years. Born in Brasilia and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Yomar initially trained as a graphic designer before going on to study photography at the School of Visual Arts in New York City in 2001.

He then started his own studio in Rio before completing a Masters in Type Design at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague, The Netherlands. Yomar then spent eight years living in The Netherlands and working in type, design and art, in both commercial and educational sectors.

Yomar has also presented commercial and conceptual projects with solo exhibitions in Asia, Europe, North & South America.

Yomar also taught Typography for Advertising at the Willem de Kooning Academy in Rotterdam between 2011 and 2012 and at the Bauhaus University in Weimar, Germany. He has also held a number of experimental calligraphy and book art workshops in many countries, including Brazil, United States, Russia, Turkey, China, Denmark, Spain, Portugal, Germany and The Netherlands.

In 2011, Yomar was invited to talk at TDC New York and has also been published by TDC Tokyo, Japan.

Solo exhibitions include Andoverpis, which was held at the Catapult gallery in Antwerp, Belgium and Berlugustopol at pictogram in Warsaw, Poland. Collecting Things was his first solo show in New York, hosted at by the Type Directors Club in 2013.

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typographic wall 001 in San Diego, CA

typographic wall 001 in San Diego, CA

San Diego design forward wall, 2018

San Diego design forward wall, 2018

Skull – experimental film – the netherlands

Skull – experimental film – the netherlands

abstract calligraphy 006 – mix media on paper

abstract calligraphy 006 – mix media on paper

All About My Maps – art project – the netherlands

All About My Maps – art project – the netherlands

abcd – calligraphy on paper – collection – Friends of the Library, Amsterdam

abcd – calligraphy on paper – collection – Friends of the Library, Amsterdam

catalimo – mix media on wood

catalimo – mix media on wood

parksouth – oil sticks on canvas – stacy kelly collection

parksouth – oil sticks on canvas – stacy kelly collection

encirlish – mix media on canvas

encirlish – mix media on canvas

calligraphy abstract 007 – mix media on wood

calligraphy abstract 007 – mix media on wood

mememememe

mememememe

Green Book

Green Book

the laser books – experiment btw laser and calligraphy

the laser books – experiment btw laser and calligraphy

boxex – mix media on cardboard

boxex – mix media on cardboard

abstract calligraphy 005 – acrylic on canvas

abstract calligraphy 005 – acrylic on canvas

devoni – abstract calligraphy – mix media on canvas

devoni – abstract calligraphy – mix media on canvas

Calligraphy wall – 002 – San Diego, CA

Calligraphy wall – 002 – San Diego, CA

Genesis

Genesis

the steps – oil sticks on paper

the steps – oil sticks on paper

All About My Maps – Type Topo – details

All About My Maps – Type Topo – details

endovoleti – mix media on paper

endovoleti – mix media on paper

yo+ma collaboration btw me & my mom – mix media

yo+ma collaboration btw me & my mom – mix media

inceptic – mix media on paper

inceptic – mix media on paper

the rengerlic – oil wax sticks and chalk ink on canvas

the rengerlic – oil wax sticks and chalk ink on canvas

big letters waiting for stencil prints

big letters waiting for stencil prints

abstract calligraphy 002 – mix media on canvas

abstract calligraphy 002 – mix media on canvas

studio live

studio live

Andoverpis

Andoverpis

The day is not over dad – experimental film – new york

The day is not over dad – experimental film – new york

wavesnot – abstract calligraphy on canvas

wavesnot – abstract calligraphy on canvas

huge book 01 – mix media on handmade book

huge book 01 – mix media on handmade book

cxing – mix media on paper

cxing – mix media on paper

Untitled – Mix media on wood

Untitled – Mix media on wood

abstract calligraphy 001 – mix media on canvas

abstract calligraphy 001 – mix media on canvas

anaboli – mix media on paper

anaboli – mix media on paper

decontrol – abstract calligraphy on canvas

decontrol – abstract calligraphy on canvas

Abstract calligraphy – commission

Abstract calligraphy – commission

abstract calligraphy 003 – mix media on paper

abstract calligraphy 003 – mix media on paper

mano de la mano – stencil trials – illustration projects

mano de la mano – stencil trials – illustration projects

mixed media on wood – 4 panels

mixed media on wood – 4 panels