Shenzhen graduate designer Zheng Cheng Rong recently displayed his 2015 graduate work. Breaking up history into 3 basic eras – Weapons, Electrics and Internet era, the designers have created “Madhouse”. Each era has its own typographical symbol and moving illustration to represent the respective time in history.
Macau based Chinese designer Tun Ho uses typography to create bold branding with distinctly Chinese characteristics. He experiments a lot with letter-pressing and printing in his home city whilst designing for local clients.
Ziji Yu of CSH Design is a young Chinese designer based in Shenzhen. His work spans typography and graphic design with recent branding completed for a new China Folk theme park, with him incorporating bright colours, simple type and generous helpings of tradition.
Nanjing based Chinese designer Hangqingtang runs a small studio in the city, producing branding work for the city’s local firms. His use of creative type and unusual print stock help him to be one of the better design firms in the city.
Make Font is the first dedicated type design company in China. Established at the start of 2009, the young & dynamic company is headed up by Ding Yi. Since then they have created around 15 fonts for use in commercial applications.