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Art and Art History Faculty

Sibylle Hagmann, Associate Professor

Fine Arts Building, Room 300A
Email | 713-743-0924


BFA, Basel School of Design, Switzerland
MFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

Biographical Summary

Sibylle Hagmann

Sibylle Hagmann

Hagmann founded her Houston based design studio Kontour in 2000. She works for clients such as the CORE Program of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Dallas Museum of Art; and the Fisher Gallery of the University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, among others. Before relocating to Houston she was the art director of the USC School of Architecture, and taught at several southern Californian schools. In 1999 she completed the typeface family 'Cholla' originally commissioned by Art Center College of Design and released by the digital type foundry Emigre in the same year. Her work has been featured in several publications and recognized by the Type Directors Club of New York.