Ellen Lupton

One of Lupton's installation pieces involving type

One of Lupton’s design books

Ellen Lupton plays several different roles in the design world. She is a graphic designer, a painter, a curator,  director of a graphic design program at MICA, a critic and most importantly an author and an expert at typography. Lupton has wrote, co-wrote, or edited about 20 books on design and typography. Many of her books can be used as typography guides as they offer ideas and lessons on all aspects of typography.

A typography book by Lupton

For more on Ellen Lupton, visit http://elupton.com/