Angella Poghosova

Typedesigner and Interpreter

Angela Poghosova is a type designer, an interpreter and a translator who lives and works in Yerevan, Armenia. From 2000 to 2006 she worked at the Yerevan Juridical-Economical University as a lecturer of English. Since 2007 she has been working for the National Book Chamber of Armenia, the Department of Creating and Saving Armenian Fonts as a chief specialist and since then has been involved in designing typefaces. Angela’s fonts were awarded prizes at International Type Design Competitions GRANSHAN. Her fonts have been displayed at exhibitions in Munich (Germany), Yerevan (Armenia), Hong Kong, Bangkok (Thailand), Moscow (Russia), Alexandria (Egypt). Since 2007 she has been a member of the GRANSHAN organizing committee and since 2013 she has been a member of the jury board of Annual International Type Design competition GRANSHAN. In 2011 Moscow Union of "International Designers" awarded Angela a DIPLOMA for great achievements and contributions in the development of type design art, in 2012 and 2017 she was awarded Diplomas by the Ministry of Culture of Armenia for significant input in the development of Armenian type design art.

At Prostir Liter 2019 she will talk about:

Angela Poghosova is giving an overview over the ten year history of GRANSHAN: From its beginnings as a type competition in Armenia to an organization promoting non-Latin type and typography on a global scale today.

Get in touch

Contact us

Signup to our newsletter: