Prensa La Libertad

Ecuador Street
Buenos Aires
system of Movable Types, and like means of liberation of messages that appear extracted of daily experiences of the life in the city.Federico Cimatti is Prensa La Libertad, a young men of 25 years, student of Graphic Design, in the Uni-versity of Buenos Aires, that goes around his days writing verses, while he travels in bus by the city, and works as a typesetter printer in his factory in the Abasto.In the middle of his journey he found colleagues who share the same passion and that made him participate in two conventions and one individual exhibition in the outside.Reverting To type (Dic. 10/Jan. 11) was a convention organized by the New North Press of London and it took place in Standpoint Gallery where 30 prin-ters participated of all aroud the wolrd, among them Hatch show print, Yee-Haw, Dafi kühne and Mr. Smith.Rezo Versos (Mar 4/Apr 1) was an individual exhibi-tion organized by Prensa La Libertad in simultaneous at the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum of Wisconsin and La Teatral Books of Buenos Aires city, this one reunited a compendium of posters and pieces that were the result of 2 years of work.Type Impressions (Sept. 2/Nov. 20) was organized by the Danish printer Jens Jørgen Hansen and it took place in the Danish Museum of Media in Odense city, and it counted with the presence of 20 printers of all Europe, among them Cabaret Typographie, Officina Nove Punti and Flowers and Fleurons.
Interview with Federico from Prensa La Libertad
When did you start letterpress printing?: 
What do you like best about letterpress printing?: 
Make posters with social thematic, typography without content is nothing.
What inspires you?: 
Amos Kennedys Jr. Tristan tzara. Juan Carlos Romero. Eric Satie. Wagner.
Which press(es), ink & paper do you usually use?: 
Argentina industry
How would you describe your artwork?: 
a designer who makes you think about our times
What kind of products do you create?: 
Posters, coasters, postcard, business cards, infinit.
Do you offer custom work?: 
Where can we buy your products?: 
by facebook, contact me.
Do you offer workshops? If yes, what kind of?: 
No no.
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