Design

Not at Your Service

“Manifestos for Design” sees itself not as a completed project, but rather as an emancipated testimony to our times and as a discussion platform. Visualization...

Programming as design process

Florian Bruggisser designs a prototype to give nature a new form of communication. Photograph: Alan Maag © ZHdK Computer scientist, light artist, founder of...

Focus Unusual pairs

GIANNA BÄRTSCH ___ At first glance, things don’t really seem to fit — yet a second glance reveals: What a duo! Unconventional co-productions, amazing connec...
Steering Group der Biennial Conference 2020 mit Mitgliedern von ELIA und der ZHdK anlässlich eines Treffens im Toni-Areal 2019. Foto: ZHdK

Art without Boundaries

The Steering Group of the 2020 Biennial Conference 2020, with members of ELIA and ZHdK attending a meeting at the Toni Areal. Photograph: ZHdK The European Le...

Things for dying

“We repress death and are afraid of dying. Design can help us to see dying as a part of life.” Bitten Stetter teaches and researches in this area. Photographs:...

Creative Encounter?

Bringing out the inner witch with “Creative Encounter.“ Image: Mela Kocher, Samuel Marty Mela Kocher, what is Creative Encounter? A “Creative Encounter“ desc...

Fresh ideas

Maike Thies, Co-initiator of REFRESH. Photograph: Timo Ullmann Headlong into unknown waters: REFRESH invites visitors to the virtual think tank for four day...

The urge to create something

Student Portrait Cherry-Ann Davis Cherry-Ann Davis is a graphic designer from Trinidad and Tobago and expresses her views of the world through visual communica...