Mónica Munguía is a type designer and graphic designer based in Mexico. She has a Master degree in Typographic Design from the Gestalt Studies Center and is the co-author of the book “Elementype, a practical guide to typographic use"


Founder of Momutype Foundry and Studio, where she works and produces custom and retail fonts. She was the first woman in Mexico to work with an international foundry and is part of the TypeThursday Mexico City team as a dialogue leader.

She has been a national and international speaker at conferences such as ATypi, TypeLab, Tipografía México, Tipografilia and Mi TipoEs.

She received the international Clap and Tipos Latinos award. Her interest in spreading this discipline has led her to obtain the PADID and FONCA scholarship for the National Center for the Arts and the Secretary of Culture of Mexico.
EDUCATION

Master degree . Typographic Design . 2008–2009

Bachelor degree . Graphic Design . 2003–2008


FEATURED PRESENTATIONS

ATypi . Xantolo typeface
Typelab-Typographics . Custom Type in Mexico
Letrástica Festival . Elementype book presentation
Tipografilia . Ellas, las letras y sus autoras
Tipografía México . Proceso tipográfico
Mi tipoES . Xihtli: un viaje de ida y vuelta

HONORS & AWARDS

Tipos Latinos 2012 & 2014
Clap Awards 2017
Silver Award a! Diseño 2020
Women of Typographic Excellence 2021
Contact
+52 55 3903 0983  
☞ monica@momutype.com  
Twitter . Facebook . IG
@momutype
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