Erik Spiekermann: Life is in Beta

Erik Spiekermann treats everything as a work in progress. His work is his life. And vice versa. Spiekermann believes what you do defines who you are; they are not separate.

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Erik Spiekermann

Art Historian, Information Architect, Type Designer, Author (Berlin, San Francisco, London)

Erik Spiekermann is an art historian, information architect, type designer and author. Two of his typefaces, FF Meta and ITC Officina, are considered to be modern classics. He founded MetaDesign (1979) and FontShop (1988). He is behind the design of well-know brands such as Audi, Bosch, VW, German Railways and…