I am Paul Eslage, a communication and type designer living and working in Hamburg, Germany. I develop and design visual identities, typefaces, digital and print media as well as spatial experiences.

For inquiries say hi@pauleslage.de or speak to me personally via +49 160 845 28 89.

Vita

since 10/2019

Master communication design at the Department Design of HAW Hamburg

since 10/2018

Designer at type foundry TypeMates

since 2018

Self-employed communication designer

08/2017

Participant at Indiecon Summer School, Hamburg

2017

Foundation of screen print collective Siebdruckninjas

2016—2018

Tutor for spatial design at Münster School of Design

2014—2018

Bachelor Design at Münster School of Design (passed with distinction)

2012—2014

Photography and post-production at Eslage Werbefotografie

Awards & Publicity

2021

Three typefaces in Typodarium 2021

2020

Two typefaces in Typodarium 2020

03/2019

Speaker at EDCH – The Idea Salon, Munich

11/2018

University Award at DDC Good Design 19

27/07/2018

Best bachelor project at Münster School of Design

2016

Two submissions amongst Top 10 at STI Design Award

Exhibitions

23/07/2019—10/11/2019

Vorgestellt und aufgebaut at Freilichtmuseum Mühlenhof, Münster

30/11/2018

DDC Good Design 19 at Kunstverein Familie Montez, Frankfurt am Main

27/07/2018—29/07/2018

Parcours at Münster School of Design (as bachelor graduate)

01/12/2017—03/12/2017

Siebe und Liebe by tagtraeumer e.V., Münster

since 2017

Six Siebdruckninjas exhibitions at FF Central, Münster

03/02/2017—05/02/2017

Parcours at Münster School of Design (as co-designer of the event communication)

I design

Identities
Typefaces
Books
Magazines
Logos
Animations
Websites

Album Art
Exhibitions
Posters
Brochures
3D Graphics
Spaces
Packaging

I understand design as a holistic and open approach to reach goals through visual communication. To serve the purpose of a project, I practice a design process with a variety of visual outputs in mind.