Frau Gerlach

Berlin based type designer Verena Gerlach

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Please visit Verena at Frau Gerlach and look into some incredible typographic pursuits, including her archeology of lost type, such as typefaces preserved on old East-Berlin street signage (example above). Her collaborations have also include designing the type system for Blinkenlights, a spectacular project you can see here.

She is a compelling speaker on her work and is a regular feature on the European and international type lecture circuit. See a review of her presentation at a the 2006 ATypI conference in Lisbon, by Yves Peters.

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Above: Blinkenlights type, Verena Gerlach.

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Above: Blinkenlights in action (click image for more).




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