About

David Gobber, M.A. is a designer and consultant based in Vienna with more than 8 years of experience in the field. He helps clients from the cultural and social sector who want to stand out by sharing his expertise, giving strategic advice and creating intelligent visual identities, print and web design as well as type design.

If you’re facing a problem, you need my help with or just want to say hello, don’t hesitate to contact me ↗.


Background

After having finished his Bachelor studies in the graphic design class of Fons Hickmann at the University of the Arts Berlin with top marks, he deepened his knowledge in the graduate programme of the FHNW Academy of Art and Design in Basel. He obtained the academic title Master of Arts in Visual Communication and Iconic Research with his master’s thesis on metaphorical design concepts. During his studies he also gained knowledge and practical skills in type design by attending seminars and workshops led by experts such as Matthias Pauwels at the SfG Basel, Dinamo at UdK Berlin, and Hannes Famira from the Type@Cooper programme.

He has been working on commissioned and self-initiated projects as well as collaboratively with and for various design studios such as Hoang Nguyen, NODE Berlin, Bosco Ferreira and others. In these contexts he was involved in conceiving and implementing designs for clients such as HKW Haus der Kulturen der Welt, MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of the Arts Berlin, Kunstmuseum Luzern and others.