Flavia Zimbardi is a typeface designer and visual artist, partner at Undercase Type. Native from Rio de Janeiro, she is currently based in Berlin after
spending 7 years in New York where she collaborated with renowned foundries such as Commercial Type, Frere-Jones, and
AdobeFonts. Flavia is an alumn of the Type@Cooper Extended Program and was the first Brazilian
woman to have a typeface awarded by the Type Directors Club
in 2018, with her graduation project Lygia—which was later selected for the 8th Latin American Typography
Biennial (Tipos Latinos). From 2005 to 2013 she
worked for some of the leading magazines in Brazil receiving recognition by the 9th, 10th & 12th Brazilian Graphic Design Biennials, and serving as
editorial design Judge for its latest editions in 2017 & 2019.