Posts in the category education

impression excerpt, among friends & rauschenberg . . . photographer: matthew burger

among friends & rauschenberg . . .

painting relates to both art and life. neither can be made.
(i try to act in that gap between the two.)
robert rauschenberg, 1959
an excerpt from the robert rauschenberg foundation below:
rauschenberg foundation
black mountain college (north carolina, 1933–57), an experimental school focused on the collaborative teaching of art and science, served as a home and [...]

posted 25 August 2017

categories education, photos

bauhaus 98 & counting. the 100th anniversary of the founding of the bauhaus, in weimar, is in two years in 2019. photography: matthew burger . . .

bauhaus 98 & counting . . .

bauhaus 98 & counting . . .
the 100th anniversary of the founding of the bauhaus, in weimar, is in two years . . .
a mere three years before the beginnings of the bauhaus in 1916, the founding father of the assembly line, of mass-production, and the ford motor company,
henry ford, proclaimed that “history [...]

posted 4 July 2017

categories design, education

huber drink cup sphere & instructions for life in the new millennium by the dalai lama. photography: matthew burger

share your knowledge in the new year . . .

the dalai lama and i agree; share your knowledge in the new year !
number 14 on his instructions for life in the new millennium below.
“only that education deserves emphatically to be termed cultivation of the mind which teaches young people how to begin to think.”
mary wollstonecraft
“the first problem for all of us, men & [...]

posted 31 December 2016

categories education

details from the exhibit mariscal’s world at leeren beutel, regensburg. photography: matthew burger

mariscal’s bavarian venues . . .

javier mariscal came to visit regensburg in conjunction with two special venues; the screening of his film, chico & rita, as well as the opening of a one man exhibit at leeren beutel called, mariscal’s world. monday may 30th; 150th day of the year in the gregorian calendar was the third special venue. on that [...]

posted 31 May 2016

categories design, education

immersion workshop week 2016 at the oth / university of applied sciences regensburg. swiss graphic designer philipp kneubühler gives an informal talk about his educational & professional experiences in basel. photography: matthew burger

immersion workshop week 2016 . . .

this year for the third year in a row, immersion workshop week 2016 (iww. 2016) was held as an alternative to an excursion away venue (i.e. to see luis barragán’s work in mexico, vist the capital of sweden’s architecture, among others). iww. 2016 was open to all of the university of applied sciences’ department of [...]

posted 21 May 2016

categories education

eames office plywood leg splint 1942, manufacturer evans products company & study for a glider nose 1943 museum of modern art, new york (charles eames, gregory ain, harry bertoia, norman bruns, ray eames, marion overby. photography: matthew burger

advice for students . . .

charles eames • advice for students:
make a list of books . . .
develop a curiosity . . .
look at things as though for the first time . . .
think of things in relation to each other . . .
always think of the next larger thing . . .
avoid the “pat” answer-the formula . . [...]

posted 21 March 2016

categories education

less is more than more. iD bachelor projects exhibit in regensburg. photography: matthew burger

less is more than more . . .

less > more:
iD bachelor projects at the municipal museum leerer beutel, in regensburg, bavaria
iD participants:
aaron vander bee • andreas wagner • anna knaut • benedikt bandtlow • bianca bauer jörg • ina turinsky • jinny martens • jonna breitenhuber • johanna brunner • kevin • konstantin beitsch • laura wittmann • lukas walzer • lukas [...]

posted 9 March 2016

categories design, education

4 from 23 works in progress & konstantin beitsch’s autumn leaves experimental material

design concepts • work in progress . . .

four from twenty-three design concepts • work in progress of iD bachelor projects at gallery konstantin b., regensburg bavaria:
• konstantin beitsch
• simon budich
• ina turinsky
• laura wittmann
design, as a primary form of artistic invention and expression, embraces not only artifact making, but also the meaning we associate with objects through their shaping of our [...]

posted 26 February 2016

categories design, education

twenty two stops to the city, coney island winter . . . garland jeffreys. photography: matthew burger

coney island winter . . .

new york city impressions from a brief moment in time from twenty–nine faculty, friends & iD students of the university of applied sciences regensburg’s department of architecture. participants in this adventure:
andreas völkl • anja lindner • bernhard löffler • catharina hoffmann • christiane hilmer • christine kindermann • daniela deutzer • daniela penagos höck [...]

posted 25 February 2016

categories design, education

iD cult of the creative diptych. preliminary discussion with daniela deutzer (above) and with reiner nowak & sebastian knopp (below) in summer semester 2015. photography: matthew burger

the cult of the creative . . .

the industrial design program at the university of applied sciences regensburg in conjunction with the municipal government of regensburg collaborated loosely on a design venture which started in the spring of 2015 and ended with an exhibit of student work this week at the new creative forum center called deggingerhaus. among others, the cult of [...]

posted 8 January 2016

categories education