Petra Černe Oven

Graphic designer and writer. She graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts, Department of Design, in Ljubljana and has worked as a consultant for a diverse range of clients. She has received a Typographic Excellence Award from the Type Directors Club of New York. Her articles were published in Eye, emzin, Typo, art.si, Hyphen, Klik and many other publications. She is the AtypI's country delegate for Slovenia and the founding member of the Brumen Foundation (Ljubljana). In 2004, she was awarded PhD at the Department of Typography & Graphic Communication at the University of Reading (UK), where she currently works on a research project 'The optimism of modernity' with Paul Stiff.