Currently based in Hamburg, he has a background in corporate and governmental design and has received a variety of awards including the reddot Design Award and three from the Deutscher Designer Club. As well as working as a freelance designer since 2004, Jörg is also a lecturer in type and typography at the Fachhochschule Dortmund.
Achaz Reuss is a former URW type designer. He founded his own design agency Reuss Design in 1995, specializing in corporate design and corporate type, including the NIVEA brand typeface. He is the designer behind FF QType and also contributed to Albert-Jan Pool’s typeface FF DIN.
In our latest ‘At Home With’ series, we caught up with our founder Erik Spiekermann as he takes us through the Berlin townhouse he shares with Susanna Dulkinys and talks about printing presses, his most hated typefaces and what led him to become a typomaniac.