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Decolonizing Design & Modes of Criticism

Decolonizing Design & Modes of Criticism

11 Jan 2018

Dinnertime Talk, Thursday, 22 February 2018, 7pm, Marktstraße 13-15, Saal There’s no question: critical design is en vogue. Speculative design labs generate ambivalent visions of a future technological world. Design consultancies apply design thinking and market visual criticism as a strategy...

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33 RPM Vinylsalon im Neuen Ravensburger Kunstverein:  Picktune Radio

33 RPM Vinylsalon im Neuen Ravensburger Kunstverein: Picktune Radio

12 Dec 2017

Samstag, 06. Januar 2018, 19:30 Uhr 33 RPM Vinylsalon im Neuen Ravensburger Kunstverein: Picktune Radio – unabhängiges Radio mit der Musikgrafik der Alumnis von yvjo studio mit: Martin Georgi / quietelegance records / Stuttgart Temporäre Plakat-Ausstellung, Picktune Radio / yvjo studio / Hamburg...

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Lunchtime Talk: “Design und Dasein”, mit Alexandra Weigand

Lunchtime Talk: “Design und Dasein”, mit Alexandra Weigand

23 Sep 2017

Lunchtime Talk 08. November, 12.30-13.30, Saal, Marktstraße 13-15 Design und Dasein. Zu Design und Gesellschaft – und über das Handeln in der Gegenwart Mit Alexandra Weigand Der Habitus als ein System verinnerlichter Muster prägt die Art und Weise des Handels in einem bestimmten Zeitraum. Dieses...

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Spektrum Design Talk with Sarah Owens

Spektrum Design Talk with Sarah Owens

12 Sep 2017

Sat 16 September 2017, 5 pm DHBW Mediendesign, Altes Theater Marktstraße 15, 88212 Ravensburg Design Talk »Software as Co-Designer« Spektrum Degree Show Exhibition 2017 Prof. Dr. Sarah Ownes, ZHdK Zurich In everyday life we are surrounded by countless graphic artifacts, a significant part of which...

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Lunch and Dinner — Hermann Schmidt Publishers

Lunch and Dinner — Hermann Schmidt Publishers

07 May 2017

Donnerstag, 1. Juni 2017, 12:30 Uhr, und Donnerstag, 1. Juni 2017, 19:00 Uhr DHBW Mediendesign, Altes Theater Marktstraße 15, 88212 Ravensburg Lunchtime Talk und Abendveranstaltung Schöne – Bücher – Machen Karin Schmidt-Friderichs, Verlegerin. Hermann Schmidt Verlag, Mainz Ob überdimensional...

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What’s left? The critique of digital life in hyper-digital music videos

What’s left? The critique of digital life in hyper-digital music videos

28 Mar 2017

Freitag, 05. Mai 2017, Filmscreening “What’s left? The critique of digital life in hyper-digital music videos” beim Internationalen Trickfilmfestival Stuttgart, 22:00 Uhr, Kino Metropol 2, Stuttgart. Curated by Holger Lund How to deal with digitalization? Several aesthetic developments...

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Play Session – Different by Design. Migration gegen den Strich gedacht

Play Session – Different by Design. Migration gegen den Strich gedacht

13 Feb 2017

Freitag, 21. April 2017, 20.00 Uhr, Altes Theater, Raum 210 Play Session – Different by Design. Migration gegen den Strich gedacht. Mit Cornelia Lund (Universität Hamburg) und Holger Lund (DHBW Ravensburg) „Different by Design“ – so lautete in den 1960er-Jahren ein Werbeslogan für das Studebaker-Automobil....

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Otl Aicher – Surface or Surplus: Is Design Socially Relevant?

Otl Aicher – Surface or Surplus: Is Design Socially Relevant?

16 Mar 2017

Otl Aicher – Surface or Surplus: Is Design Socially Relevant? Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Medialounge of the School of Design, St.Gallen 25 years ago Otl Aicher died unexpectedly. With him, his inimitable character and his indisputable pioneering work entered the history of visual design....

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Play Session – Get your hair done. Styling vs. Design

Play Session – Get your hair done. Styling vs. Design

22 Dec 2016

Donnerstag, 16. Februar 2017, 19.30 Uhr, Altes Theater, Raum 210 Play Session – Get your hair done… Styling vs. Design? ein Format von und mit Prof. Dr. Holger Lund Über Styling rümpfen viele Designer_innen die Nase. Warum eigentlich? Welche Chancen und Risiken stecken in jener Gestaltungsweise,...

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Different by Design. Migration gegen den Strich gedacht

Different by Design. Migration gegen den Strich gedacht

06 Jan 2017

Different by Design. Migration gegen den Strich gedacht. Beitrag von Cornelia Lund (Universität Hamburg) und Holger Lund (DHBW Ravensburg) zur Tagung “Design Dispersed. Formen der Migration und Flucht” an der LMU München, 09.-11. Februar 2017 „Different by Design“ – so lautete in...

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Play Session – Get your hair done. Styling vs. Design

Play Session – Get your hair done. Styling vs. Design

20 Sep 2016

Dienstag, 25. Oktober 2016, 20.00 Uhr, Altes Theater, Raum 210 Play Session – Get your hair done… Styling vs. Design? ein Format von und mit Prof. Dr. Holger Lund Über Styling rümpfen viele Designer_innen die Nase. Warum eigentlich? Welche Chancen und Risiken stecken in jener Gestaltungsweise,...

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UNCOVER Design Award 2016

UNCOVER Design Award 2016

21 Jul 2016

Der UNCOVER Designpreis 2016 geht nach Ravensburg! Der mit 5.000 Euro dotierte Hauptpreis, gestiftet vom Fachbereich für Wirtschafts- und Strukturförderung der Stadt Mannheim, wurde nun den Mediendesign-Alumni Johannes Kuhn und Lukas Yves Jakel für ihre Bachelor-Arbeit “RescEU” verliehen....

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Turkish Pop-Cinema

Turkish Pop-Cinema

18 Jun 2016

Friday, June 24, 2016, from 19.30, ZKU Moabit, Berlin, Speisekino with Cem Kayas documentary “Remake, Remix, Rip-off. Über Kopierpraxis und das türkische Pop Kino”. Supporting film: Akın Kazuk, “Echo”. Talk with Cem Kaya (director). Curated by Prof. Dr. Holger Lund as part...

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Lunchtime Talk with form Design Magazine

Lunchtime Talk with form Design Magazine

19 Dec 2015

Lunchtime Talk “formulierungen” with Franziska Porsch and Stephan Ott (“form” design magazine) Thurs, 11th February 2016, 12:30-1:45pm DHBW Mediendesign, Altes Theater, Marktstraße 15, 88212 Ravensburg Since its genesis at the beginning of the 20th century, the design discipline...

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Media Design “Best of the Best”

Media Design “Best of the Best”

12 Aug 2015

Excellent results for excellent work: in this years Red Dot Award Communication Design, two of the coveted “Best of the Best” Awards went to Ravensburg! The transmedia image campaign “Stuttgart – simply colourful”, a semester project by Annika Hess, Fabian Karrer, Vera Oberlader...

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German Designers Club Award – Gold

German Designers Club Award – Gold

09 Dec 2014

Good news for Media Design graduate Damian Sturm: his thesis project Richard RIESE won coveted gold at the German Designers Club Awards “Good Design 15″ in the category Future. Damian Sturm’s project looks at interactive gamification approaches in the development of medical rehabilitation...

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Best German University in Red Dot Design Ranking 2014

Best German University in Red Dot Design Ranking 2014

14 Nov 2014

Great news for DHBW Media Design in Ravensburg: the department is best German Design University in the international Red-Dot-Ranking 2014. In the category “Universities – Americas and Europe”, three German institutions made it into the ranking with an overall number of 15 universities awarded....

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Lunch Time Talk with David & Paul, Cologne

Lunch Time Talk with David & Paul, Cologne

20 Nov 2014

Do It Yourself – The exhausting search for the path of least resistance Lunchtime Talk with the design studio David & Paul 26th November 2014, 12:30 – 1:45pm DHBW Mediendesign, Altes Theater, Marktstraße 15, 88212 Ravensburg Do It Yourself The exhausting search for the path of least resistance...

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Zukunftspreis Kommunikation 2014

Zukunftspreis Kommunikation 2014

16 Nov 2014

Um wegweisende Ideen, Konzepte und Visionen zur Zukunft der Kommunikation geht es im Wettbewerb “Zukunftspreis Kommunikation”, der in diesem Jahr zum 9. mal ausgelobt worden ist. Richard RIESE, das Bachelor-Projekt von DHBW Mediendesign-Absolvent Damian Sturm, gewann dabei den Zukunftspreis...

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Lunchtime Talk with Karin Schmidt-Friderichs

Lunchtime Talk with Karin Schmidt-Friderichs

09 Mar 2014

Hermann Schmidt Publishers: behind the scenes Lunchtime Talk with Karin Schmidt-Friderichs, Hermann Schmidt Verlag, Mainz 7th November 2014, 12:30 – 1:45pm DHBW Mediendesign, Neues Altes Theater, Marktstraße 15, 88212 Ravensburg As part of the “Lunch Time Talk” series Karin Schmidt-Friedrichs...

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Book Release “Design der Zukunft”, Part3

Book Release “Design der Zukunft”, Part3

13 Oct 2014

21. Oktober 2014, 20:30 – Pro qm – thematische Buchhandlung zu Stadt, Politik, Pop, Ökonomiekritik, Architektur, Design, Kunst & Theorie, Almstadtstraße 48-50, 10119 Berlin Gespräch mit Angela Haas (Human Centered Design Consultant, Autorin), Cornelia Lund (Universität Hamburg, Herausgeberin),...

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Lunch Time Talk – Namics13 (CH/D)

Lunch Time Talk – Namics13 (CH/D)

12 Oct 2014

16th October 2014 – Welcome to the Concept Factory Online Concepts and Idea Generation Lunchtime Talk with Manuel Strobel and Maximilian Mollien, Namics13 (CH/D) 16th October 2014, 12:30pm – 1:45 pm DHBW Mediendesign, Altes Theater, Marktstraße 15, 88212 Ravensburg Manuel Strobel and Maximilian...

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Two Best of the Best Awards!

Two Best of the Best Awards!

02 Sep 2014

We are thrilled to announce that two of our recent Media Design graduates, Anastasia Bondarenko and Damian Sturm each have been awarded a coveted “Best of the Best” award in the international Red Dot Award for Design Concepts 2014 competition. The two young talents’ cross-media interface...

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Media Design @ TEDxBodensee

Media Design @ TEDxBodensee

20 Jul 2014

Unconventional ideas and subjects that encourage rethinking, all packed in 18 minutes – that is how the TED talks (Technology, Entertainment and Design) became a huge success especially in the U.S. The TEDx program as a derivate supports independently organized offshoots worldwide, providing local...

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D&AD Pencil for Media Design Alumna

D&AD Pencil for Media Design Alumna

09 Jul 2014

Anastasia Bondarenko’s “Eco Monsters” continue to be successful internationally. Her bachelor’s thesis got awarded a coveted Yellow Pencil at the D&AD New Blood Awards 2014. She convinced the creative jury with a cross-media interactive game concept for promoting environmentally...

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iF Concept Design Award 2014

iF Concept Design Award 2014

24 Apr 2014

DHBW Graduate Damian Sturm has recently won an iF Concept Design Award. With more than 12,000 submissions from 70 countries, the iF is among the world’s largest international junior competitions for young designers. Damian convinced the jury with his mixed media design thesis Richard Riese. It...

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Green Product Award 2014

Green Product Award 2014

24 Apr 2014

The Media Design alumna Anastasia Bondarenko took home a Green Product Award as a newcomer in the category “Children” with her final thesis Umweltmonster.   After winning the Zukunftspreis Kommunikation last year, this is already the second award for the project. For her final thesis, Anastasia...

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Book Release “Design der Zukunft”, Part1

Book Release “Design der Zukunft”, Part1

24 Mar 2014

30 April 2014, 18.30 – Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste Stuttgart, Aktionsraum/Neubau 1, Am Weißenhof 1, 70191 Stuttgart; Cornelia Lund, Holger Lund (ed.), Klaus Birk (author), Eva-Maria Offermann (book design) and Global Pop-DJing (DJ Jaywalk) “Design der Zukunft” at avedition...

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Symposium – Design der Zukunft II

Symposium – Design der Zukunft II

11 Mar 2013

Design der Zukunft II Welche Rolle spielt Design in der sich wandelnden Gesellschaft? Die Konzeption des Symposiums geht von der Feststellung aus, dass sich Aufgaben, Strukturen und Optionen von Design ändern in dem Maße, in dem aktuell ökonomische, technologische und soziale Veränderungen mit hohem...

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