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consultant , lettering designer

Gunnlaugur SE Briem, Icelandic lettering designer, consultant.

Background

Briem, Gunnlaugur SE was born on March 21, 1948 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Son of Eggert P. and Sigridur Elin (Skuladottir) Briem.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Royal College Art, London, 1980.

Career

Visiting professor letterform studies University Iberoamericana, Mexico City, 1978, University Metropolitan, Mexico City, 1979. Designer in residence Rhode Island School Design, 1980. Designer Second Hand Press, London, since 1981.

Consultant introduction of italic Handwriting Ministry Education, Iceland, since 1982. Member advisory board Visible Language Magazine, Cleveland, 1981. Guest editor Visible Language Magazine, 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Arranger (exhibitions). Author: Italiuskrift, 1983. Co-author (with Rosemary Sassoon): Teach Yourself Handwriting, 1984.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

father:
Eggert P. Briem

mother:
Sigridur Elin (Skuladottir) Briem