Fontador is a small type foundry based in Hamburg, founded by Arne Freytag. He was born in Hamburg in 1967. In 1995, he won a scholarship to study Graphic Design at the Kunstschule Alsterdamm art school in Hamburg. As a post graduate in 1998, he attended the Atelier National de Recherche Typographique in Paris. He has published various articles in Tipografica, étapes and the Typografische Monatsblätter. He has been working as a freelance typographic and graphic designer since 2000.