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About Foundry

Tokotype is an independent typeface publisher / digital type foundry based in Bandung, Indonesia. Founded in late 2015, led by Graphic Designer's Gumpita Rahayu. We design custom and retail typeface for graphic designers and all medium. Our mission was to providing creative industry a reliable and well designed typefaces to create the distinctive typographic asset in every design application by reflecting the artistic and functionality of visual style to be carried.

 

Tokotype was established to engage in the local and international creative industry by presenting a wide selection of type family with styles to suit each individual's voices as a creative solution to provide clear visual communication. And as a support from us to be more contributed in education, we also teach and talk about type to supporting any level of education, through lectures at several local University and workshop for an Organization.

Designer Profile

Gumpita was one of the graphic designers in Indonesia who concentrate on digital type designs, his major notion was designing typefaces to discovering the rhythm and composition of type design to integrate with it's functional and artistic for various implemented design. In his early stage, Gumpita published several type family globally on some type market before evolving his into his own digital type foundry with the authentic typographic style for today graphic design industry. Until now, he serve most of his time as full time type designer.

Custom Fonts

We design a Custom Fonts to offer a new styles by tailoring between design and functions with the personality of a brand identity, as important as other visual identity systems. As an exclusive visual identity asset, Custom Fonts have more control over their use, a creative solution to deliver consistent visual style of typography for every communication need.

Talks & Workshop

2016 / Guest Lecturer
Jakarta Institute of Arts
"Type Design introduction for students."

2016 / Guest Speaker
Ciputra University Surabaya
"Career as a full time Type Designer."

2016 / Guest Lecturer
Bandung Institute of Technology
"Various style in Type Design."

2016 / Workshop
Seek a Seek Graphic Design Festival
"Basic letter shape workshop"

2017 / Workshop
Kaligrafina Diantara Jeda Exhibitions
"Basic type design workshop"

2017 / Guest Speaker
Jakarta Institute of Arts
"Typeface Design & Branding with Visious Studio & Leo Burnett Indonesia"

2017 / Guest Speaker
Type Directors Club 62 Traveling Exhibition Jakarta
"Type & Industry in Indonesia"