Noheul Lee

Noheul Lee (SKR) graduated from the Master Type Media department at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (KABK) in 2018.

Nominee Master Type Media department Award 2018

Graduation project 2018

«Arion»: A Hangul and Latin type family with translation contrast

«Arion» is a typeface supporting two scripts: Latin and Hangul, it can be used as a text typeface for editorial design. This project began by exploring the relationship between Latin and Hangul, and the subtle side of inverted and low contrast. It is a warm and lively typeface, with an informal touch, inspired by flat brush calligraphy. It is intended for text typeface with a strong personality that shows a quirky and humanist look. It consists of a family of three styles (Roman, italic, and Hangul) with six weights for each: from light to bold. Arion can be used for body text and headline in a wide range of situations. Its name comes from Greek mythology: a poet and musician, his name means “Enchanted” and “Melodious”.

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