Working With Type
Viktor Nübel is a graphic designer living and working in Berlin. He has studied social science before switching to graphic design. He has graduated from design akademie berlin with the thesis »Type Attack!«, which set the ground for creating PTL Attack. One of the most influential teachers while studying at the design akademie berlin was Verena Gerlach, a well known Berlin type designer. After finishing studies Viktor worked in her studio for more than a year. She also introduced him to Ole Schäfer, who with his expertise and experience helped most of Viktor’s typefaces to grow and enhance.
Among other things he made an internship at MetaDesign, worked for FSI FontShop International and FontShop’s international design conference TYPO Berlin, here he was in the main organizing team preparing the program of the conference for two years.
Nowadays he works for various agencies and clients . He is specialized in web design, logotype design, visual identities and type design. He also does consulting work.
His typefaces has been published at myfonts, primetype and volcano type. Together with his brother Clemens Nübel he has created the web application ¿©hara¢ter(s)!—A typographic cheat sheet and FontDrop!.
Beside designing unique new typefaces, Viktor provides the following services. Get in touch!
Digitizing lettering—Creating fonts out of handwritten letters, including letter variations and OpenType technology.
Logotype design—Contemporary logotypes for high quality requirements.
Logotype redesign—Fine-tuning and typographic redesign of existing logotypes.
Font modifications—Adding characters, adding language support or redesiging letters.
Typographic consultancy—Typefaces with a certain historical background? Typopgraphy for e-books? Get expertises!
Viktor’s work is featured in the following books