Ryan Bugden is an independent typeface designer & graphic designer based in Brooklyn. He has worked as a senior designer at the likes of Pentagram and Red Antler. He currently runs R&M with Michelle Ando and releases typefaces independently and through Future Fonts. He teaches typeface design through his own workshop Type Sessions, and he’s an adjunct professor of typography at School of Visual Arts in New York City.



Type and Media
Royal Academy of Art, the Hague
MA, Type Design

Type@Cooper Extended
Certificate, Type Design

Rhode Island School of Design
BFA, Graphic Design


IdN v26n3: Typeface Design Issue
FastCo Design
AIGA Eye on Design
UITdeKunst, Den Haag
RISD Graphic Design Triennial 2015
RISD Graphic Design Triennial 2012
The GoodType Book: Volume One
Mindsparkle Magazine
Creative Bloq
HuffPost Design
Creative Boom

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