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Hand Painted Type


HandpaintedType is a project that is dedicated to preserving the typographic practice of street painters around India. The project involves documenting the typefaces of road side painters across India and digitizing it so that it serves as a resource for present and future generations. The Started by Hanif Kureshi who currently works at Wieden+Kennedy Delhi.

HandpaintedType is a collaborative project. If you’d like to contribute or collaborate, please get in touch.



This guy is super awesome. You should check out Hanif’s Graffiti in India. He’s too good!


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