my name is Jens.

Jens Kutilek. That’s an unlikely combination of a Scandinavian first name and a Czech last name. But I’m German and live in Berlin. A graphic designer by trade, my field of expertise is font technology and typeface design. I work as type engineer at LucasFonts.


Some typefaces that I have designed are:


You can find some of my font-related scripts and programs on GitHub:

Meet me in person

If you’re in Berlin, you can regularly find me at the Typo† design conference and at the Typo­stamm­tisch. Apart from that, I also travel quite a lot to typography events like the ATypI conference, TypoDay† or Robothon.

Contact & social networks

If you need to reach me, here’s how to. Physically: Togostraße 76, 13351 Berlin; via e-mail_ ‹webmail@kutilek.de›; by phone_ +49 30 62208149. My website has been online since 1997.

Connect with me on Twitter @jenskutilek. You can find some photos on my flickr. If you want to be friends on Facebook, that’s fine if I know you, otherwise please briefly introduce yourself.


PDFs of some essays I wrote at university, in German of course. Please mind the historical perspective in any tech-related topics.