Studio

Location:
CocijoType
Quinceo 507-A, col. Volcanes Oaxaca, Oaxaca 68020 Mexico
Phone: (+52) 01 554 469 8726


Designers
Eli Castellanos Chavez
Manuel Guerrero
Diego Sanz Salas
Oscar Yañez


Contact
For questions concerning font licensing, pricing, technical questions and for general enquiries please write to:
info@cocijotype.com

For questions concerning TypeMerch and shipping please write to:
contact@cocijotype.com


Eli Castellanos

Co-founder
Eli was born in Oaxaca, Mexico. He studied Graphic Design and Type Design at Universidad Autónoma de San Luís Potosí and Centro de Estudios Avanzados en Diseño. Some of his type designs have been selected by the Biennial Tipos Latinos 2008 and 2010. His work has also been featured by Communication Arts Magazine.


Manuel Guerrero

Co-founder
Graphic Designer from Mexico, specialized in multimedia, typography and print design, awarded by the Type Directors Club of New York in 2009.
His work has been published on FontFeed, ilovetypography.com, Unos tipos duros, Page Magazine Deutschland.
He also has been nominated to receive the Designpreis, Deutschland 2010.


Diego Sanz

Colaborator
Diego Sanz Salas is a peruvian typographer. When he was a child he had a good handwriting and eventually he discovered he could design letters. Diego studied graphic design in Cordoba, Argentina and finished studying in Arequipa, the second largest city in Peru, where he currently lives. Quincha, his first commercial font was selected in the Biennial Tipos Latinos 2010.


Oscar Yáñez

Colaborator
Oscar studied Graphic Design at Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Mexico City, after that he obteined the first class honors studying a Master in Typography at Centro de Estudios Gestalt in Veracruz, Mexico.
With almost 20 years of professional work, Oscar has been related with design and redesign of magazines, newspapers, websites and mobiles with a strong emphasis in typography.

Oscar was part of the team of Reforma newspaper, worked for Televisa as Interface Coordinator an later as Design Director on charge of twenty five magazines for Editorial Televisa, worked for El Universal newspaper and Grupo Expansión where was responsible of the design teams of five magazine publications and three websites. On web experience, Oscar was the leader of the design teams for launch several websites as reforma.com, cnnexpansion.com, obrasweb.com, adnpolitco.com, esmas.com

Recently incorporated on mobile design with the launching of iPad edition for Expansion magazine. On typography, he has created nineteen Type faces, some of them used in magazines as Elle, Dinero Inteligente, Expansión, Manufactura, Cronos, Khaleej Times Newspaper, others for corporate use or custom projects.
His work has been awarded several times by the Society of News Design and the Society of Publication Design and the Camara Nacional de la Industria Editorial Mexicana; his type designs was elected in Tipos Latinos to show the best work in LatinAmerica; elected to appear in the book ‘200 Mexican Designers’ showing the best design work of his country, published by Designio, Tecnologico de Monterrey and Asociación Diseña México.
Nowdays, Oscar is in the Middle East, learning new alphabets and working for Galadari Group in Dubai, UAE.