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Antero Ferreira

  • PhD
  • Founder and Art Director
  • Antero Ferreira Design + Alquimia da Cor
  • 1PublicationsNumber of items in Antero's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 1Followers

Research interests

Calligraphy; Typography; History of Books; Graphic Arts

About

Joaquim Antero Magalhães Ferreira (1963) Designer, university professor, researcher-collector (calligraphy, typography, book history from Portugal and Spain; specialized on Oficina Alvares Ribeiro, Oporto and Jean de Villeneuve, Lisbon); PhD in Fine Arts (Design and Typography); graduated in Communication Design from Oporto Fine Arts School (1989); professional and artistic activity, specializing in Corporate Identity and in Typography (since 1983); professor of Design and Typography at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Porto (since 1989); founder of the studio Antero Ferreira Design (1991) and co-founder and Design Director of the company Alquimia da Cor Produções Digitais (1995); pos-PhD researcher at the Department of Design and Image at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Barcelona (since 2004); Visiting Professor at Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Canada (in 1991), University of Barcelona and Polytechnic University of Valencia, both in Spain (since 2004); Past President of the Deontological and Technical Council of the AND/National Designers Association, Portugal; member and consultant of several national and international institutions and publications.

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Publications (1)

  • Oficina Alvares Ribeiro: uma família de impressores, editores, livreiros e papeleiros, do Porto e de Vizela (Portugal), do século XVIII ao XX.

    • Joaquim Antero Magalhães Ferreira
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Professional experience

Founder and Art Director

Antero Ferreira Design + Alquimia da Cor

November 1983 - Present

Education

PhD in Fine Arts (Design/Typography)

Faculty of Fine Arts, Universitat de Barcelona

July 2003 - November 2013(10 years)