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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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

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

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

burning dragon – laser & calligraphy on paper

burning dragon – laser & calligraphy on paper

abstract calligraphy 006 – mix media on paper

abstract calligraphy 006 – mix media on paper

catalimo – mix media on wood

catalimo – mix media on wood

letterforest – solo exhibition in tokyo, japan

letterforest – solo exhibition in tokyo, japan

Abstract calligraphy – commission

Abstract calligraphy – commission

tempesta – mix media on canvas

tempesta – mix media on canvas

anaboli – mix media on paper

anaboli – mix media on paper

decontrol – abstract calligraphy on canvas

decontrol – abstract calligraphy on canvas

the rengerlic – oil wax sticks and chalk ink on canvas

the rengerlic – oil wax sticks and chalk ink on canvas

calligraphy abstract 007 – mix media on wood

calligraphy abstract 007 – mix media on wood

Andoverpis

Andoverpis

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

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

big letters waiting for stencil prints

big letters waiting for stencil prints

endovoleti – mix media on paper

endovoleti – mix media on paper

huge book 01 – mix media on handmade book

huge book 01 – mix media on handmade book

encirlish – mix media on canvas

encirlish – mix media on canvas

depeche – abstract calligraphy on canvas

depeche – abstract calligraphy on canvas

Genesis

Genesis

parksouth – oil sticks on canvas – stacy kelly collection

parksouth – oil sticks on canvas – stacy kelly collection

the w laser initials – typography & laser cut on paper

the w laser initials – typography & laser cut on paper

abstract calligraphy 001 – mix media on canvas

abstract calligraphy 001 – mix media on canvas

studio live

studio live

inceptic – mix media on paper

inceptic – mix media on paper

the first steep towards the e – custom typography & laser cut

the first steep towards the e – custom typography & laser cut

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

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

abstract calligraphy 003 – mix media on paper

abstract calligraphy 003 – mix media on paper

studio alive

studio alive

abstract calligraphy 002 – mix media on canvas

abstract calligraphy 002 – mix media on canvas

Green Book

Green Book

San Diego design forward wall, 2018

San Diego design forward wall, 2018

me-me-me-me-me

me-me-me-me-me

drawings & plastic fusion

drawings & plastic fusion

Skull – experimental film – the netherlands

Skull – experimental film – the netherlands

calligraphy abstract 008 – acrylic on canvas

calligraphy abstract 008 – acrylic on canvas

the scape from my reality – mix media & plastic on wood

the scape from my reality – mix media & plastic on wood

manoviva process 001 – calligraphy on photography

manoviva process 001 – calligraphy on photography

cxing – mix media on paper

cxing – mix media on paper

mano de la mano – stencil trials – illustration projects

mano de la mano – stencil trials – illustration projects

boxex – mix media on cardboard

boxex – mix media on cardboard

the laser books – experiment btw laser and calligraphy

the laser books – experiment btw laser and calligraphy

abstract calligraphy 005 – acrylic on canvas

abstract calligraphy 005 – acrylic on canvas

seranius – mix media on paper

seranius – mix media on paper

Untitled – Mix media on wood

Untitled – Mix media on wood

typographic wall 001 in San Diego, CA

typographic wall 001 in San Diego, CA

the steps – oil sticks on paper

the steps – oil sticks on paper

mixed media on wood – 4 panels

mixed media on wood – 4 panels

Calligraphy wall – 002 – San Diego, CA

Calligraphy wall – 002 – San Diego, CA

All about my maps – no better place then home

All about my maps – no better place then home

huge book 01 – mix media on handmade book

huge book 01 – mix media on handmade book

wavesnot – abstract calligraphy on canvas

wavesnot – abstract calligraphy on canvas

All About My Maps – art project – the netherlands

All About My Maps – art project – the netherlands