Hello, my name is Lucas Descroix.
I like to draw shapes and build systems. I make custom and retail typefaces, design books, posters and visual identities. 

You can also find me experimenting alternative tools and organizing workshops with Bonjour Monde.

Want to get in touch? Contact me by Mail, on Instagram or on Twitter, I’d be happy to hear from you!

Publications / Press

– It’s Nice That, 28.11.2019 [link]

Yearbook of Type IV, Slanted Publishers, 2019

Type for Type, Custom type solutions for identity design, Victionary, 2019

Modern Cyrillic catalogue, Paratype, 2019

étapes:, Pyramid Éditions, n°251, 2019 (with Bonjour Monde)

Typodarium 2019, Verlag Hermann Schmidt, 2018

Grandmaster, a Hip-Hop Inspired Typeface That’s Something Like a Phenomenon, AIGA Eye on Design, 27.03.2018 [link]

Typodarium 2018, Verlag Hermann Schmidt, 2017

– Code X — 01-PrePostPrint, Éditions HYX, 2017 (with Bonjour Monde)

Crossover, Lectures de mémoires #2, Rhinoceros, 2017

Pangramme exhibition catalogue, ESAL Metz, 2016

– étapes:, Pyramid Éditions, n°228, 2015

– Après\Avant, Rencontres de Lure, n°3, 2015

– Après\Avant, Rencontres de Lure, n°2, 2014


All Fonts Look the Same, collective exhibition, Courtenay Place, Wellington (Nz), 2018

Pangramme, collective exhibition, Druckkunst Museum, Leipzig (De), 2018

Mastering Type 2017, collective exhibition, UdK, Berlin (De), 2018

Pangramme, collective exhibition, ATypI, Université du Québec, Montréal (Ca), 2017

Pangramme, collective exhibition, Biennal of Graphic Design, Les Silos, Chaumont (Fr), 2017

– Typo&,;:!, collective exhibition, Museum of printing and graphic communication, Lyon (Fr), 2016

Pangramme, collective exhibition, Fine Art and Design School, Amiens (Fr), 2016

– Les Suisses de Paris, collective exhibition, Museum für Gestaltung, Zürich (Ch), 2016

– Pangramme, collective exhibition, Lorraine Fine Art School, Metz (Fr), 2016

– Les affiches de l'ANRT, collective exhibition, Ministry of Culture and Communication, Paris (Fr), 2016

– 50 Diplômes, collective exhibition, 12Mail Gallery, Paris (Fr), 2015

Workshops / Lectures

– round table Typolibrisme francophone : 10 ans et plus, Open Publishing Fest, 05.2020

– workshop FerroCalendar, EnsAD, Paris (Fr), 11.2019 (with Bonjour Monde)

– workshop Worms & Horses, Liminal Festival, Bucharest (Ro), 06.2019 (with Bonjour Monde)

– talk Erwin etc, ‘Fonts & Faces in all their forms’, Fonderie de l'image, Bagnolet (Fr), 11.2018 (with Benjamin Dumond)

– intervention, EnsAD, Paris (Fr), 11.2018 (with Bonjour Monde)

– talk Donner à voir, EnsadLab x PrePostPrint, EnsAD, Paris (Fr), 04.2018 (with Bonjour Monde)

– intervention, Suger high school, Saint-Denis (Fr), 01.2018 (with Bonjour Monde)

– talk Autres systèmes, ESIPE Paris-Créteil, Paris (Fr), 12.2017 (with Bonjour Monde)

– talk, PrePostPrint, La Gaîté Lyrique, Paris (Fr), 10.2017 (with Bonjour Monde)

– workshop Détournement de fontes, Mirage Festival, Les Subsistances, Lyon (Fr), 03.2017 (with Bonjour Monde)

– workshop RoboType, Expériences Numériques, Maison pour Tous, Lyon (Fr), 02.2017 (with Bonjour Monde)

– workshop Gutenbug, Les Grands Voisins, Paris (Fr), 12.2016 (with Bonjour Monde)

– workshop Micro-Macro, Fine Art School, Nancy (Fr), 02.2016 (with ANRT)

Educational background

– Post-master course in typographic research (ANRT, Nancy, Fr), 2017

– Master in Graphic design (HEAR, Strasbourg, Fr), 2015

– Degree in Graphic design (École Estienne, Paris, Fr), 2012

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