Meet

Maurice Meilleur

Maurice Meilleur

Assistant Professor

Graphic Design

Wey 210B

828.262.2571

Maurice Meilleur teaches typography, design semiotics, and information design. He has contributed numerous type and book reviews to Typographica and Fonts in Use, and he is writing a book on the history and principles of modular lettering and type. His experimental modular typeface Kast was a jury finalist in the Society of Typographic Aficionados’s 2016 protoType competition. Presently he is developing Kast into paper, photographic, print, and digital artifacts as part of a larger exploration of typographic representation. He earned his MFA in graphic design from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

mauricemeilleur.net