Johannes Breyer
Graphic & Type Design, Consultancy

Johannes Breyer is a German / Chilean graphic designer based in Berlin. Se habla Español. He studied in Zurich and worked for design studio NORM before graduating from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. Together with Fabian Harb, he is running the Swiss type design practice Dinamo. Winner of the Swiss Design Awards 2017, Member of AGI Alliance Graphique Internationale as of 2018.

Next to offering retail typefaces (such as Favorit, Grow, Pareto, Prophet, Galapagos, Prophet, Monument Grotesk, Ginto & Laica), they have been commissioned to design exclusive alphabets in use for Kunsthalle Zurich, Warp Records, Rimowa, Tumblr, Acqua di Parma, Yale Architecture, Manifesta 11, Harvard Graduate School of Design, Universal Music, Gagosian Gallery, Planet Mu/Knives, The Olympic Games, Discord, GOAT, On Running, Jupiter, MIT Boston or the German, Estonian and Cyprus Pavillions at the Venice Biennial among others.


Dinamo has been awarded the Swiss Design Award 2017 by the Federal Office of Culture. More here and here.

Eva Hesse, Diaries was selected one of the »Most Beautiful Swiss Books 2017«

Eva Hesse, Diaries was further on awarded the BRONZE medal as »Best Book Designs from all over the World« 2017

Eva Hesse – Diaries
Edited by Barry Rosen + Tamara Bloomberg, 204 × 136mm, 904 pages, published by Hauser&Wirth and Yale Publishing, designed with and for Norm, Zurich. More information over at Hauser & Wirth Publications.


Regular Teaching