»iamgod: aesthetic/semiotic research/development« is a platform and manifest with a critical and bold approach to socio-political and communicative phenomena through the perspective of type design, typography or language.

MGD Rotter Regular


Le Monde Ou Rien

»Le monde ou rien« issued as an artifact while working on the multilangual typeface »MGD Rotter«, which was found on a self-made passport. It certifies its owner to be a »world republican« and immediately demonstrates the intersubjective nature of passports. Given out by a gover…

MGD Orion regular


Schwarze Löcher in der Turing-Galaxis

How did Gutenberg’s invention of typography affect the relation between christian and islamic societies? What are we able to narrate through writing systems, which is not depictable through images? What is lost from Gutenberg to Zuckerberg? Do nation states lose their s…

MGD TM11 regular


Written Territory

»Written Territory« is a photographical investigation of typography in space. Language and typography do not necessarily play a measurable, but surely a palpaple part in our perception of space. Certain typography evokes a certain kind of atmosphere. The neon typefaces in an e…

MGD Ikonoklast regular


Cryptolog Typography

»Cryptolog Typography« is a careful selection of typographical illustrations extracted from »Cryptolog: The Journal of Technical Health«, a magazine internally produced by and for employees of the National Security Agency (NSA), the biggest intelligence service of the USA. The mag…

MGD Virilio regular


Attempts Of A Correspondence

»Causal chains march separately but strike together« Alexander Kluge describes the inherent interconnectivity of human history. »Attempts of Correspondence« is an observation of such a causal chain. It proceeds from the chain link: »TM—11459«, a technical manual for morse coding publish…