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Design Thinking with Teens?

The Design Thinking Kids booklet charts the ups, downs and outcome of working with students from grades eight and nine on a challenge of their own choosing.

“We are hungry”

The Design-Thinking-Kids-Club presents its work at the Summer Party of the Berlin Bilingual Secondary School in Berlin Lichtenberg on July 8, 2016 from 2-6 p.m.

Design Thinking Kids

What would the world look like if young people and children were designing it? That is what we are trying to find out in this new project.

Exhibition: Female Graphic Design at Central Saint Martins

Proud to be part of the upcoming exhibition: 100 YEARS OF GRAPHIC COMMUNICATION BY WOMEN AT CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS from 16 February – 23 March 2016…

Where to study?

During my recent talk at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design in London, I mentioned my sense of wonder and liberation when I…

With SINT LUKAS at Fotomuseum Antwerp

The Fotomuseum Antwerp is always aiming to further improve their visitors experience. For fresh input, they invited students from the Media and Information Design MA of Sint…

We-Traders at BOZAR Brussels

Brussel´s palace for the arts BOZAR is hosting We-Traders. Swapping Crisis for City exhibition until April 12, 2015. Five new Brussels initiatives have joined We-Traders from Madrid, Turin, Berlin, Lisbon…

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Talk at AbK Stuttgart

The Academy of the Arts in Stuttgart invited Jonas Voegeli, Paula Troxler and myself for their annual lectures. And their students created a whole range of…

Thoughts on designing information

As a spin-off of their successful Shapeshifter annual lecture series, Brussels designers and educators Inge Gobert and Johan Van Looveren have just published thoughts on designing…

KRISE performance at We-Traders Finissage

Summer of We-Trading in Berlin

The Berlin edition of We-Traders. Swapping Crisis for City closed on Sunday 17. August 2014 with a lively finissage, including an open screen-printing session by…

HTW presentation at We-Traders

HTW Werkschau 2014

As part of a class I taught this semester at the HTW (University of Applied Science) Berlin, design students developed new We-Trading ideas to swap crisis for…

We-Traders. Swapping Crisis for City

This exciting new project is currently being developed by the Goethe-Institute, brilliant Vienna based curator/author Angelika Fitz and myself. It connects initiatives by artists, designers, activists and…

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Go east: HTW Show now on

How can we make Berliners head out to the far east of their city to visit the annual design show of the University of Applied…

BBS Yearbook 2013

co-designing a yearbook

The co-designing experiment was a success: the Berlin Bilingual School Yearbook 2012 / 2013 is out! Apart from it being a very authentic document of…

Rose at Shapeshifters

from bauhaus to betahaus

My recent lecture for Shapeshifters in Brussels, provided me with a good excuse to look at my work from the last decade and try to make sense of it all. Am I still the same designer as ten years ago? No, I have changed and so has the design world around me. Roughly, I would sum up this change as a move from form to process.