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Typographer, graphic designer and businessman Erik Spiekermann has created timeless, influential and, yes, Meta-physical work over the past three decades.
Next to founding MetaDesign and FontShop, the latter being the first ever digital distributor of fonts, and designing more instant classic typefaces than any other, he has been recognized as an outstanding expert internationally as a lecturer and professor.
Listen to the design genius talk about new visual languages, design processes, the analogies of music and typography, and why we need better client culture in our latest Gestalten.tv video and you will easily realize why.
Watch our complete line up of video interviews on gestalten.tv.
In our last interview at OFFF 2011 we had a chat with type designer Erik Spiekermann about snot rags, brain surgery and remembering jokes. Check out formfiftyfive.com for more about the man and his work!