Design

Variable Fonts?

Animation: Christine Gertsch Christine Gertsch, what are variable fonts? Variable fonts are digital typefaces that can morph into several different forms. Th...

No fear of programming

Student portrait Natasha Sebben For Natasha Sebben, game design first and foremost means telling stories. The game design student also lets her players be test...

Making unheard voices heard

Student portrait Elay Leuthold Elay Leuthold wants his audiovisual stories to inspire and make people think. He is not afraid to address socio-political topics...

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:...