Friedrich Althausen 2012

Friedrich Althausen

Friedrich Althausen designs typefaces and logotypes for local and global companies. You may know his free typeface »Vollkorn« which became famous during his studies at the Bauhaus University in Weimar. Since an internship at a signpainter master he loves to work with brush and pen. He lives and works in Caputh near Berlin and is also in demand as typographic consultant.

Contact

Friedrich Althausen
Ziegelstraße 23
14548 Caputh
Germany
post [a] friedrichalthausen.de
+49 | 33209 | 171523

vollkorn-typeface.com
typografisch-potsdam.de
twitter.com/FAlthausen

References, Clients, Partners

  • Westermann Verlagsgruppe, Braunschweig
  • Google, California
  • Alex von Knorre, Illustrator, Weimar
  • Krankenhausseelsorge Charité, Berlin
  • Brand Transfer, Hamburg
  • Bork + Partner, Potsdam
  • Hoffbauer Stiftung, Potsdam
  • Institut für Verhaltenstherapie, Lübben/Spreewald
  • GlyphsApp, Berlin
  • Knabe Verlag, Weimar
  • Studio Marek Polewski, Berlin
  • Märkische Allgemeine Zeitung, Potsdam
  • Moses-Mendelssohn-Zentrum, Potsdam
  • Pavillon-Presse, Weimar
  • Point Minden, Minden
  • Schweiger Design, Potsdam
  • Stefan Niggemeier, Berlin
  • Wilhelm-von-Türk-Stiftung, Potsdam
  • Junk & Reich Architekten, Weimar

Lectures, Exhibitions, Publications

  • Talk at Walbaum-Wochenende „Leselernschriften“ Weimar, 2016
  • Pecha-Kucha-Talk at 54th Typostammtisch Berlin, 2016
  • Talk at 6×6-Netzwerkabend in Potsdam, 2015
  • Part of »Typodarium«, Verlag Hermann Schmidt, Mainz, 2012, 2015
  • Workshop »Schriftgestaltung« at KompakteKurse Potsdam, 2014
  • Interview on kreatives-brandenburg.de, 2014
  • Launch of the blog typografisch-potsdam.de, since 2014
  • Part of the exhibition »Type in the 21st Century« at Museum für Druckkunst Leipzig, 2013
  • Talk at FH Potsdam, 2012
  • Interview on typografie.info, 2012
  • Interview on der-quacksalber.de, 2012
  • Part of »Free Font Index 3«, The Pepin Press Amsterdam, 2012
  • Interview in MAZ Newspaper, 2012
  • Talk „Búchstabeñ, 2iffern, Zeich»n“ at Jadehochschule Wilhelmshaven, 2011
  • Part of »From Laboratory to Project«, Verlag der Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, 2011
  • Talk at Syposium »Schusterfisch« in Weimar, 2011
  • Talk »Vollkorn – ofenfrisch und kerngesund« at 21st Typostammtisch Berlin, 2010
  • Interview on abcdarium.de, 2010
  • Part of the exhibition „Typografik“ at »Haus am Horn«, Weimar, 2009