Dedicated to graphic design, typography, technology & culture, and how it all fits together. Director Marketing at Monotype in Berlin, Host of Brand Talks by Monotype, CEO FontShop (2001–2014), TYPO Conference Director (1996–2018), Fontblogger, Founder Member of FontFont Typeboard, Co-founder of PAGE magazine, Host of CreativeMornings Berlin since 2011.
Graphic design, typography, technology & culture, and how it all fits together.
to keep track in my adapter collection (Laptop, iPad, MacBook, …)
Stay hungry, stay foolish.
To understand people
Jürgen’s CreativeMornings activity
Mark Magellan 7 Lessons Insecurity Teaches Us About Creativity
Without intention, the magic of life will not find you.
Anna Hebbeln Meet yourself
Gabrielle Soria Trace the Roots: Intercultural Relations
Hera are five skill you can start integrating and building within your team today. Do regular pulse-checks: Are we aware? Are we listening deeply? Are we being curious? Are we sharing and learning? Are we trying out another perspective?
Thanks to its hearing test apps Mimi has created the world’s largest database of digital hearing profiles and is able to undertake extensive modeling on human hearing data from around the globe, providing fascinating insights into how the world hears by region and demographic: The World Hearing Index.
Replace the sliders with a Trumpen (= Stick). By moving the Trumpen, we can play the letter (s).
What we had in the past was typography, what we have now is Grammatography: Writing with letters which may react to the user and reader.
At the moment there exists a kind of letter logic, that says A ≠ B, meaning: A and B are two different letters. In our model this logic is replaced by a form causality, meaning that a letter is what it becomes.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. (Søren Kierkegaard)
Anne Seubert Die Zahl als Muse
Change is inevitable, change will always happen, but you have to apply direction to change, and that’s when it’s progress.
Paul Woods Asshole Clients: A Survival Guide
Adam Ludwig Align, Balance … Bite the Whole Burger
Gay Gaddis Founder, Painter, & Cowgirl
Sarmishta Pantham Bring to a simmer
Ant Orant Randomness in the creative process
Marianna Paszkowska Variable Fonts
Bastian Unterberg & Nadine Freischlad Logo for Human Rights
Michael Pieracci Tools