Emma Laiho is a type designer graduated from Type & Media in 2011. She has a background in Architecture studies as well as a degree in graphic design from Aalto University in Helsinki. Now based in Helsinki she divides her time between type and graphic design projects in addition to teaching.
Emma has worked on a wide range of projects, from editorial and identity design to exhibition design. Her passion lies in designing books and other publications, which has given her a critical eye for developing text typefaces. In her type work she strives to combine nordic simplicity with lively calligraphic forms.
Typefaces assisted by Emma: