Javier Araneda Giovanetti

Javier Araneda Giovanetti is a freelance graphic designer and illustrator from Santiago, Chile. He is a specialist in editorial design, typography and illustration. William Morris and Alfonse Mucha have been his great references since he was at university. 

“The wonder of nature in all it’s aspects and masterpieces of exquisite value, like the illuminated manuscripts are some of the sources that have inspired my most personal works, which always start with a paper and pencil.” 

Javier studied graphic design at the Universidad del Pacífico. He has also undertaken post graduate studies in editorial design at the Universidad de Chile, as well as courses in other subjects such as lettering, book binding and calligraphy.