Calligraphy, to me, feels like it should always be in Arabic. The letters in Arabic flow better and lend their curves well to the art. This calligraphy in Latin letters, however, works for me. It still flows and there’s that element of decoration that I’m used to seeing in Arabic calligraphy.
The artist behind this, Thiago Reginato, hails from São Paulo, Brazil. There’s something about Brazil and producing great designers. My personal hero and digital art mentor, Fabio Sasso of abduzeedo, started off in Brazil as well.
A bold magazine spread by Thiago Reginato of Tipocali in São Paulo.
I like the roughness of it and the ‘n’ or ‘m’ in the top left looks amazing. Plenty more on his Instgram