Posts in the category design

south africa’s cape town & the power of one . . .

the almighty conceived the cactus plant. if god would choose a plant to represent him, i think he would choose of all plants the cactus. the cactus has all the blessings he tried, but mostly failed, to give to man. let me tell you how.
it has humility, but it is not submissive. it grows […]

posted 24 November 2017

categories design, education

plzeň design week . . .

plzeň design week is a collaboration to enhance design communication and energy between the czech republic with, among others, the german state of bavaria:
plzeň design week 2017

posted 20 November 2017

categories design

no boundaries, ettore sottsass . . .

ettore sottsass,1917–2007:
there are no boundaries between architecture, sculpture, design & painting . . .
auf deutsch:
es gibt keine grenzen zwischen architektur, skulptur, design & malerei . . .
ettore sottsass: rebel & poet, vitra design museum

posted 21 August 2017

categories design

an exhibit: transformation . . .

july 20th until september 8 2017:
transformation
galerie konstantin b.
am brixener hof 11
regensburg, bavaria
various works from the iD2 crew and the industrial design program,
department of architectures, at the university of applied sciences regensburg . . .
a special thanks to bernhard löffler for all his support of these efforts . . .

iD2 crew & […]

posted 24 July 2017

categories design, education

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

coney island winter revisited . . .

participants / friends of the industrial design program at the oth:
bernhard löffler • christian peetz • ines like venus • jürgen grünbeck • lisa vrabec • martin köstlbacher • paul höschl • petra wilhelm • sebastian knopp • stefan katzlinger •
oth: university of applied sciences regensburg, department of architecture:
anna schmied • benedikt weigmann […]

posted 15 March 2017

categories design, education

calatrava’s oculus . . .

calatrava’s world trade center oculus, in manhattan on an autumn sunday . . .
calatrava’s oculus

posted 21 September 2016

categories design

nemo propheta in patria . . .

nemo propheta in patria (no-one is a prophet in their own land) . . .
attributed to alvar aalto
artek & the aaltos information. bard graduate center gallery
artek & the aaltos: creating a modern world, exibition at the bard graduate center from april 22nd until october 2nd, 2016:artek & the aaltos at the bard

posted 21 August 2016

categories design

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