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Variable Fonts?

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

Modcast?

A modcast combines a sound recording and several types of media. Photograph: Regula Bearth © ZHdK Charlotte Axelsson, what is a modcast? A modcast, that is, ...
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Networking?

Valuable connections: a strong professional network is becoming increasingly vital. Important contacts are made already during training. Illustration: Julia Br...

The Leonardo principle?

Paolo Bianchi, what is the Leonardo Principle? Leonardo was not a polymath, but a “poly-learner.” He saw himself as a student and taught himself by producing h...

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...

ZHdK’s ecological balance?

Part of the ecological balance: Graphical representation of ZHdK’s 2019 greenhouse gas balance. Photograph: Bivgrafik, Zürich Nadja Fässler-Keller, what is ZH...

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...

Fair Practice?

The Fair Practice Code is not a distant political goal, but a real and existing responsibility. Graphic : Thijs Verbeek. Marijke Hoogenboom, what is Fair Prac...

School of Commons?

Acoustic tests using fired clay from Jan Hofer's LEARN project “The New New Material”. Photograph: Nicolas Duc. Marea Hildebrand, what is School of Commons? ...