Sol Matas is an Argentinian type designer born in Buenos Aires. She holds a degree in Graphic Design from Universidad de Buenos Aires, as well as a specialisation degree in Digital Design and a postgraduate diploma in Type Design from the same school.
She started her career as a graphic designer at the Saatchi & Saatchi agency. In 2001, she founded her own branding studio Sonnenshine, through which she has been working for clients in Latin America, Europe and the United States.
She co-founded the type foundry Huerta Tipografica with fellow Argentinian designers in 2009. In 2013, after many visits to Berlin and discovering the large type community there, she decided to move to this city. Since then, she has focused on developing font projects in Latin, Cyrillic, Greek, Oriya and Devanagari. In 2019, she founded her own type venture, Hungry Type Society.
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