Ingo Italic is a freestyle-typo architect. He has a background in interaction design and programming. He studied computer sciences at FH Furtwangen and worked internationally as a software developer and designer for 8 years.

Letters Are My Friends is a concept store for typography right in the heart of Berlin in Kreuzberg. A place where analogue and digital typography meets with emerging technologies. One part of ‘Letters Are My Friends’ is a cosy showroom where letter relationships can be experienced in a physical space and progressive way. Use your senses! They present applied typography in a dazzling variety: peripherical perforated paper projections, spacy letterboxing, type’n'motion voxel folding, 3D ink raycasting, turntypetablelism, dolby surround fatcap-tracking, tasty toasted gpu fonts, trigonometric triangle trading and of course some serious conversations about language, its aesthetics and the future of writing.