Verena Gerlach was born 1971 in Berlin and studied Visual Communication at Kunsthochschule Berlin Weissensee. Shortly after finishing art school in 1998 and two visits to the UK as an exchange student, she founded her own studio for graphic design, type design and typography.
Beside all kind of typographic print works and typedesign, Verena also art-directed several video clips and worked on the typographic production for international contemporary artists. Since 2003, Verena has been member of Berlin based font label Primetype. She has lectured in type design and typography at designakademie Berlin since 2003 and gives talks about typedesign all over Europe.
[Verena Gerlach, February 2007]