Amelia Hugill-Fontanel

Amelia Hugill-Fontanel is associate curator at the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology — a renowned library on printing history. She is an art historian and editor who contributes numerous publications about Cary Collection holdings, including those about graphic design, calligraphy, wood type, and typefounding. As manager of the Cary technology collection, she is responsible for teaching and maintaining some 19 different presses and several hundred fonts of metal and wood type. She has lectured for the American Printing History Association, College Art Association, the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum, TypeCon, The Typophiles, the U.S. Government Publishing Office, and Yale University.