Born in 1978. A graduate of École Estienne in 2000, Yoann De Roeck then studied with Peter Keller as a researcher fellow at the Atelier national de recherche typographique (ANRT, Nancy). In 2004 he was a resident at the French Academy in Rome, Villa Medici, where he worked on an editorial project based upon the Campo Marzio area. From 2005 to 2011, he was the artistic director of Marge Design graphic agency in Paris.
Since then, Yoann De Roeck has been working as a freelance designer, taught for 6 years in art school (Esad Amiens) and often speaks at the University of Paris Saint-Cloud; he is now a permanent staff member of the DSAA (Applied arts diploma) in Montreuil, near Paris.
In November 2021, Yoann De Roeck started a thesis in epigraphy, supervised by Marc Smith (École pratique des hautes études, EPHE, Paris) and by Alice Savoie at the ANRT, Nancy.