ALEXANDER TIBUS

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

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EXHIBITIONS

2013

“Reflections on Change”
Student work show within the conference series “Die Diagonale”. The exhibition was accomplished in close co-operation with HTW Berlin and
took place within its facilities.

2012

“Youth’s Reflections on Change”
Student work show at the Cairo Office of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), organised under the umbrealla of the DAAD Transformation Partnership and in close co-operation with the Cairo offices of the FU Berlin and the Orient-Institute Beirut.

PUBLICATIONS IN PRESS

2013

Page 05/2013, p. 20: “Demubarakization”

2012

Novum 07/2012, pp. 46–47: »A screen can never match the reality”

2012

Snacks Magazine 01/2012 by Art World China, p. 38: “2011” (commisioned article)

2011

Page 09/2011, p. 50: “Generation Revolution”

2010

Page Typo Special, pp. 28–29: “Seherlebnisse” (commisioned article)

2009

Page 07/2009, pp. 56–57: “Grenzgänger”

2006

étapes 12/2006, pp. 26–27: “Trame cinétique”

2006

Novum 11/2006, pp. 42–43: “Wirefox”

2006

Creative Review 09/2006, p. 8: “Wirefox Typeface”

2006

Page 09/2006, pp. 50–52: “Verdrahtet”

2006

Underconsideration 09/2006: “The Quick Brown Wirefox Jumps over the Lazy Grid” (interview)

2004

Page 03/2004, p. 20: “Automatisch Typografisch”

AWARDS

2007

Tokyo Type Directors Club “excellent work” 

2006

Output Award “winner”  

2004

Digital Sparks “nominated”

PUBLICATIONS IN BOOKS

“Cairo: Images of transition” Mikala Hyldig Dal, Transcript Verlag 2013

“Virtual Typography” Matthias Hillner, AVA Publishing SA 2009

“Logo 2” Feierabend Unique Books Verlag 2009

“Best of Poster Design” Feierabend Unique Books Verlag 2009

“Letterhead & Business Cards” Feierabend Unique Books Verlag 2009

FURTHER PUBLICATIONS

2010

Trademarks USA Competition

2010

Klingspor Museum, Archive of International Type Designers

2007

Typecon Exhibition, Minnesota, USA

MAJOR PRESENTATIONS

2014

Alliance of German Designers (AGD) Berlin (Germany)

2013

Department of Food Economics and Marketing, University of Reading (UK)

2013

Teachers College, Columbia University (USA)

2012

HTW Berlin – University of Applied Sciences (Germany)

2011

Shanghai Institute of Visual Arts, Fudan University (China)

2009

Leipziger Buchmesse/Leipzig Bookfair (Germany)

2008

Co1 School of Visual Arts Hong Kong (China)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Berliner Gestalten (former “Designcenter Berlin”)

IDZ – International Design Center

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