35 Beautiful Human Portrait Typography Art Designs

Typography is the art and technique of using and arranging letters, type design, and modifying type glyphs. Type glyphs are created and modified using a variety of illustration techniques. There are many different branches of typography. One of them is the form of portrait making or text art. With the modern tools and software that are readily available such as Photoshop and Illustrator, creative typography has become a great design trend.

Human Portrait Typography

It is amazing to see how these creative designers have manipulated font types, sizes, typefaces and wording, combined with imagery to deliver the intended messages. If a picture is said to be worth a thousand words, these typographic portraits could be worth much more.

35 Beautiful Human Portrait Typography Art Designs

Here we showcase 35 of beautiful and creative examples of human portrait typography. These typographic portraits are the works of artists and designers whose creativity and imagination are boundless.

Since typography is a communication method that utilizes a gathering of related subjects and methodologies that includes sociology, linguistics, psychology, aesthetics, and so much more – we aim to educate that there is no single approach within typography that applies to everything. - Shelley Gruendler

Typography Self Portrait
Girl

Je T'aime
Je T'aime

Steven Paul Jobs
Steven Paul

Typography Self-Portrait
Spec

Self
Self

Lisa Marie Eva
Myself

Jistota
Jistota

The Joker
Joker

WIP - Typography Portrait
Wip

A Portrait
Jah

We Are Our Past
Past

Britney
Britney

Mahatma Gandhi
Gandhi

Clif
Clif

Alice
Alice

Will i am
Will i am

Weiland Type
Weiland

Type Face
Type Face

Thom Yorke
Thom Yorke

Text Self Portrait
Text

Self Portrait
Self Portrait

Too much pressure
Pressure

Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson

Lil Wayne
Lil Wayne

Joni Mitchell
Joni

Jolie
Jolie

John Lennon
John

Jimi Hendrix
Jimi

Typography
Inspiration

Half
Half

Facial
Facial

Daniela
Daniela

M.I.A
M.I.A

Lyric Portrait
Love

Jesus
Jesus

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There are many possibilities with typography and the only restriction is the imagination of the artists and designers. Have you seen any other great human portrait typography art? What do you think of Typography? Is it becoming a deserving trend now?

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