Design

Designing an inclusive future

All texts were drawn by FINTA* people (women, inter, nonbinary, trans and agender). The selection shows works from Europe, South America and the Caucasus. Quot...

Global Design?

In her painting “Kapsalon Wonder,” Ellen Gallagher works through the historical entanglements of industry, colonialism and design in global modernity. Detail, ...

Out of the Comfort Zone!

Receiving fresh impetus and reinventing his own role: the Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Strategic Design is inspiring Uli Gröber to make his over ninety-y...

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...

Top of Zett Online 2020

The 10 most-read Zett articles in 2020 This year once again, Zett, the magazine of Zurich University of the Arts, portrayed students and lecturers and presente...

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:...
Thonet B9

Thonet B9

The beginning of a special love story: the Thonet B9 by Gebrüder Thonet GmbH, 1927, Design Collection, Museum für Gestaltung Zürich. My favourite piece BRUNO...