Misha Beletsky is the President of The Typophiles and Art Director at Abbeville Press, a publisher of fine illustrated books in New York. He designs publications for a range of clients, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Harvey Miller, New York Public Library, Little, Brown, Pantheon Books, Princeton University Press, W.W. Norton, CBRE, Italian Trade Commission, and Longwood Gardens. He has earned a number of awards from design competitions, including AIGA 50 Books of the Year, New York Book Show, I.D. Magazine Design Review, and Carl Hertzog Award for Excellence in Book Design. His work is in permanent collections of major museums and libraries, including Metropolitan Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Houghton Library, Beinecke Library, Rhode Island School of Design, Library of Congress, New York Public Library, and the State Hermitage, St. Petersburg. Misha is an Editorial Board Member of Type Journal and a member of the Non-Latin Advisory Board of the Type Directors Club. Prior to joining Abbeville, Misha worked as a book designer for Alfred A. Knopf. He holds a degree from the Rhode Island School of Design.