John Paul Dowling

John Paul Dowling is heavily involved in typography both in his own practice and in education. His work in typographic research, eduction and as a practitioner has been recognized in various capacities by ISTD, AtypI, SOTA, and TypeCon2011 in New Orleans.

He is currently a board member and education director of the International Society of Typographic Designers.

He has exhibited work at Ink-dot Bristol 2009/2011, The European Design Awards 2008, and E+VA International 2003/2006. His book design has received favorable reviews in The Irish Times Book Review and a number of leading industry websites. He has recently completed three books titled Al-Mutanabbi — Burning Daylight for An Inventory of Al-Mutanabbi Street — a collaboration of over 200 international book artists.