ADC Awards

The ADC Annual Awards is the oldest continuously running industry award show in the world. Now in its 99th year, these Awards celebrate the very best in advertising, design, illustration, photography, packaging, motion and digital media, all with a focus on craftsmanship and innovation.


Cyla Costa

Lettering Artist

Cyla Costa Studio

Curitiba, Brazil

Cyla Costa is a Graphic Designer and Lettering Artist working with all kinds of projects in which letters play a fundamental role, especially branding, book covers, advertising, murals and editorial design. Her one-woman-studio is in her hometown Curitiba, in Brazil, yet she can often be found painting a mural or speaking at a conference in other parts of the world. Her work is known for its hand-made quality and minutiae and her clients include Google, Nestlé, Coca-Cola, Penguin Random House, Nissan, Kimberly-Clark, among many others. She was awarded by the Type Directors Club certificates of Excellence in Typography in 2016, 2017 and 2019, for both personal and commercial projects. Her projects were also part of the Brazilian Graphic Design Biennial in 2015, 2017 and 2019.




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