John Paul Dowling

John Paul Dowling is heavily involved in typography. His work in research, education and as a practitioner has been recognised in various capacities by AtypI, ISTD, SOTA, European Design Awards and Beazley Designs of the Year. He has spoken at many design conferences and institutions, most notably TypeCon 2011/2014, Face Forward 2015, ICTVC 2016, AtypI 2016, OFFSET 2017 and The Future 2017; where he interviewed Dr. Nelly Ben Hayoun and Stefan Sagmeister. He has lectured internationally and is currently Head of Communication Design at the National College of Art & Design, Dublin. He is also Education Director, Board Member and Fellow of the International Society of Typographic Designers. In 2017 he was awarded Fellowship to the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA).