Philipp is a typographer and a type and graphic designer. Philipp studied communication design at the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design Kiel (MAFAD), Germany. He started type design initially to fulfil his own typographical needs but got hooked on it. He graduated with a BA of Arts in 2014 and went on to study in The Hague at the Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten (KABK). Philipp moved to Berlin after graduation in hopes of becoming one of the cool kids, and now lives in Copenhagen.