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Focus Raw

BY GIANNA BÄRTSCH ___ Everything begins in a raw state. It is the starting point, the point of departure. This issue focuses on the raw and leads back to or...

Previsualisation Table

Virtual film-making: the previsualisation table enables previewing technically complex film projects before shooting. Photograph: Betty Fleck © ZHdK FAVOURITE...

Media return unit

A look behind the "monastery gate" where 70,000 media return home every year. Photograph: Regula Bearth © ZHdK Favourite piece BY FABIENNE KOCH ___ On le...

Pregnancy Belly

The pregnancy belly is the most borrowed item at ZHdK’s props room. Photograph: Regula Bearth © ZHdK My favourite piece BY MARIA PATE ___ Sequined shirts...

Cascading staircase

A clear view of the stage: the cascading staircase offers the best seats in the house for watching a performance of Contemporary Dance students. Photograph: Re...

Basic Stool

Fabio Hendry and Seongil Choi (right) develop new production methods and use unusual materials for their design objects. Photographs: Hansruedi Rohrer My favo...

Brio Flex Railtracks

Roman Jurt’s flexible Brio railroad tracks embody a new kind of participatory design and have therefore been included in the Museum für Gestaltung Zürich’s Des...

Workshop vendor

Select what you need, press the number, slot in the amount due, and happily continue tinkering: an on-campus workshop vendor. Photograph: Regula Bearth © ZHdK ...

Warm-up booties

Sleeping bags for feet: Warm-up booties are an indispensable piece of equipment for ballet dancers. Photograph: Betty Fleck © ZHdK My favourite piece BY JUDI...