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Ingo Offermanns

Ingo Offermanns, Professor of Graphic Art

Leave your ego, play your music and love the people.
(Luther Allison)

Ingo Offermanns studied painting at the Akademie der bildenden Künste München, Munich, from 1994 to 1998, and completed his Master of Fine Arts degree at the Werkplaats Typografie in Arnheim (the Netherlands) in 2001. Since 2000, he has worked as an independent designer specialising in books and printing for a number of museums and publishing houses in Germany and abroad. Before taking up his post at the HFBK Hamburg, Ingo Offermanns lectured at a number of institutions, including the ArtEZ hogeschool voor de kunsten in Arnheim (the Netherlands) and at the Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh (USA). Since June 2019 he is vice president of the HFBK.