Design

Focus Sush!

GIANNA BÄRTSCH ___ It needs to be endured, extended and savoured: silence. It is far more than empti­ness, nothingness or a white sheet ofpaper. Silence is ...

8 x Silence

Silence is used in many ways in art, design and education. This is also the case in Anna Iphigenia Siradakis’ art education degree project. Painted on porcelai...

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...

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...