A little overdue, here are some thoughts on last year’s TypeCon in Denver on August 12-15. This is the first time I’ve attended an academic conference to present my work. I was invited as a presenter in the Education Forum that took place before the official start of the conference. I gave a talk based on my Typographic Design Lab […]
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21 Memorials to Vincent A. “Buddy” Cianci Jr. Collaboration with Sara Emmenecker and Anya Ventura Vincent A. “Buddy” Cianci Jr. is the longest serving mayor in the history of Providence. He is credited with spearheading the pivotal Providence Renaissance, yet his mayoral tenure abruptly ended in 2002 when he was sentenced to four years in […]
Fall 2010 7.5″ x 10.5″, 56 p. This book includes articles by El Lissitzky, Jan Tschichold, Max Bill and Virginia Smith and is illustrated with images of typography in architecture. Formally the book explores the idea of breaking the text box with geometric forms in conversation with the images.
Spring 2012 4″ x 5.5″, 28 p. I wrote and designed this book inspired by three moments of many where I found something or someone from Colombia while living in Rhode Island. The book resembles a passport in size and proportion. The illustrations for the booklet are meant to be stamped into the book echoing […]
Spring 2012 MFA Thesis Book 7.75″ x 9.75″, 172 p. Thesis advisors: Hammett Nurosi, Alan Rapp, Lindsay Kinkade Critics: Rob Giampietro, Liz Danzico, Marc Owens This book compiles my thinking and projects at the moment I was finishing the MFA in Graphic Design at Rhode Island School of Design. Throughout the book I describe personal […]
Spring 2011 Repeated Cities Book from Camila Afanador on Vimeo. This book is a collection of homonymous cities in Spain and Latin America. As part of Latin American heritage from Spain, several cities where named after Spanish towns. A crucial part of Latin American identity is bounded inevitable to Spain, as one part of Spanish […]
Spring 2012 Project proposal Local Color is a proposal for an online publication featuring articles, essays and short stories and people’s commentaries about the history of micro communities in the state of Rhode Island. This online publication contemplates a collective generation of content, nurturing the official historical documentation. The project includes a proposal for promoting […]