studio profile

vonfreyhold is a multidisciplinary design studio, operating in the fields of editorial and corporate design, intermedia concept and design consulting, as well as photography. it is run by peter von freyhold, linked up with various complementing experts for collaborations and project implementation, to provide holistic solutions, even for extensive tasks.

typography, as a significant part of visual identities, is being payed a lot of attention in every project, independent of any media and format. besides, you may notice a focus on structured and detailed work, involving a distinctive use of colors and minimalist shapes. printed matter are always created with accuracy and years of experience in production, printing techniques and paper qualities.

work experience – peter von freyhold

dji technology, frankfurt (art direction/design, freelance)
geometry global,
frankfurt (art direction/design, freelance)
tom leifer design, hamburg (designer, employee)
erlerskibbetönsmann, hamburg (junior designer, employee)
slanted, karlsruhe (design & editorial assistance, internship)

educational steps

communication design studies at hochschule mannheim
apprenticeship as media designer in print and digital media


german design award, nominee, 2018 & 2019
german photoboook award, bronze, 2018
german design award, winner & 2 x nominee, 2017
joseph binder award, distinction, 2016
design award rhineland-palatinate, distinction, 2016
european design award, bronze, 2016
fedrigoni card couture award, gold, 2016
art directors club germany, distinction, 2016
tdc new york, certificate of typographic excellence, 2014
gregor international calendar award, bronze, 2014
red dot award, communication design, 2011
art directors club germany, junior award silver, 2011


color swatch calendar, editions 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
verlag hermann schmidt

project reviews in print publications

chois gallery magazine, 2016
printing colors in graphic design, sendpoints, 2016
brand magazine, issue 24, sendpoints, 2015
365: calendar designs with a twist, working title & co., 2015
the art of calendar design, sandu publishing, 2014
typography 35, tdc annual 2014
idn mag v21n3, 08/2014
book “lu”, wunderhorn verlag, 2014
page magazine, 12/2013
komma magazine 13, 03/2014

projects in exhibitions

tdc awards exhibition new york, 2014
municipal museum ludwigshafen, «pas beau?», 2012