Johannes Breyer
Graphic and Type Design

Studio:
Glogauer Str. 5
1. HH, 1. OG
10999 Berlin
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Recent project: Official catalogue of the "Brno Biennale of Graphic Design 2014". Photo © 2014 TC&AM&RP




Short Biography
taken from the Contributor’s Section of the Brno Biennial of Graphic Design 2014:

Johannes Breyer (1987) is a German / Chilean graphic designer based in Berlin. Se habla Español. He studied in Zurich (CH) and worked for design studio NORM before graduating from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam (NL). Together with Fabian Harb, he runs the Swiss type design practice Dinamo. They offer bespoke type service next to retail typefaces, or design catalogues of rather large formats. He occasionally is invited to give lectures and workshops to students from a variety of Art Universities of rather small size.


Education
2011 – 2013, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam
2008 – 2010, University of the Arts, Zurich

Work
2013, founder of ‘Dinamo.us’ (2), (3) together with Fabian Harb, Berlin
2011, intern at ‘NORM’, Zurich
2009, intern at ‘Studio Lambl/Homburger’, Berlin
2007, intern at ‘Panatom’, Berlin

Lectures
2014, at ‘Ten to Six’, Bielefeld
2013, at ‘Call for Type’, Gutenberg Museum, Mainz
2012, ‘Seven Easy Pieces’, Designforum Coburg

Teaching
2011–2014, Type- and Graphic Design workshops to students of Art Universities in Bielefeld, Coburg, Dusseldorf and Mainz.

Published
2013, ‘Neue Schriften. New Typefaces’, Niggli
2013, Conversation with Joao Doria about the ‘Grow Typeface System’ for Grafill.no
2013, ‘Johannes Breyer – Der Spieler’ Portrait written by Rebekka Kiesewetter for Grid Magazine