April 2013
see#8 conference, Wiesbaden
My design students exhibit at see#8, conference on visualization of information
in Wiesbaden. You can see their projects on the class website

March 2013
New Position
I am now teaching as professor
for processual design basics at
University of Applied Sciences

September 2012
Design & Emotion 2012, london
My recent Paper LIVING WITH THINGS – idleness trough interaction design at London's D&E 2012 confernce .
11th-14th September, Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design.

May 2012
CHI 2012 Austin, Texas
I will be exhibiting HERZFASSEN at CHI in Austin, Texas.

April 2012
We launched a website documenting the projects that emerged in the interfadedesign class i gave last semester (WS 11/12) at University of Applied Sciences Potsdam.

December 2011
Beautiful outdoor project (including a playground!! ;) i worked on during the past 18 months in collaboration with ART+COM Berlin. Check their website for project infos.

August 2011
Our reserach study Neighbourhood Scoreboards is presented at UX Australia in Sydney and at INTERACT 2011 in Lisbon. Right in time documentation is finally up.

June 2011
I will present my future phd research project at the 5th Design Promoviert Kolloquium in Berlin.

October 2010
I started working as research associate at the design department - University of Applied Sciences in Potsdam. I'll be looking into design theory, interaction- and Information Aesthetics, researching towards my phd. Exciting!

January 2010
Mostly for Others
My exhibition Mostly for Others opens at gallereight in Sydney jan 22nd from 6pm. Running 23rd – 28th.

December 2009
Design Lab Sydney
I'm back in Sydney for a few months undertaking research on energy awareness with Andrew Vande Moere and the Design Lab, University of Sydney

August 2009
Red Dot for *Level Green*-Exhibition
Our exhibition LEVEL GREEN – THE CONCEPT OF SUSTAINABILITY won a Red Dot – Best of the Best 2009.

June 2009
The 1000 sqm exhibition LEVEL GREEN – THE CONCEPT OF SUSTAINABILITY opened on June 4th in Wolfsburg's AUTOSTADT. I've been working on this with Art+Com for nearly two years straight. Very happy it's nice and done and open to the public now. Documentation follows....

September 2008
IF Communication Design Award
. Twice.

August 2008
Aaaand THE FOOTBALL EXPERIENCE also awarded Red Dot: Best of the Best. Nice!

April 2008
ADC 08
Honorable Mention/Art Directors Club Germany for Art+Com's piece THE FOOTBALL EXPERIENCE i worked on last year. Cheers.

January 2008
Happy new year EVERYONE

Listros e.v.

I am participating in a cultural research and art project by Listros e.V., a berlin based non-profit society supporting working children and adolescents in Ethiopia. Listros is having a New Year's Reception where some of my work is presented along with other participating artists, architects and psychologists. Amongst them my dear friend and artist Andrea Sunder-Plassmann.

October 2007
Shanghai 07 – earts
Herzfassen is featured at Shanghai eArts, China's first electronic arts festival running for one month from october 19th to the 23rd.

July 2007
Rundgang 07 – UdK Berlin
done! the Summer Semester finished with the anual End Year's Show, and here you see what my students played with in their typography class. Thanks everyone, been fun!

June 2007
Sibiu, Romania
Sibiu - Hermannstadt is titled European Capital of Culture this year. Hannes Nehls and Artlabs curated the exhibition and workshop-series Reviewing the medium interactivity. I'm proud to be part of it, showing Herzfassen, accompanied by a small artist talk.
Thanks Hannes!

April 2007
i started working at art+com Berlin, sharing a desk with some very very talented, smart and nice people. nice nice nice!

UdK Berlin
i got offered an assistant professorship at University of the Arts Berlin and will happily start teaching into the design basics this month.

January 2007
website for berlin label zb...Berlin is showing new collections again. go check out their pretty stuff on Veteranenstrasse.

Best New year's Wishes for everyone

December 2006
i just got awarded the berlin graduate scholarship NaFög to keep working on my current project (photos that is).

November 2006
Sydney -> berlin
the first stage of the Sydney University reserach is completed and i am back based in beautiful Berlin again. Documentation will be up soon.

Big Day For Little Things
in November and December i am running a one week workshop on interactiondesign at UdK Berlin.

September 2006
ozchi conference 06
our reserach project at Sydney University just got accepted at OZCHI, Australia and NZ's conference on computer-human interaction, taking place in Sydney in November this year.

August 2006
input output and things inbetween
i am very pleased to announce the four day workshop 'input output and things inbetween' at the College of Fine Arts in Sydney run by my favourite berlin friends Dennis Paul and Patrick Kochlik. Thanks Mr. Brad Miller! who helped me make this happen.

May 2006
HCI 2006 conference
paper on 'Herzfassen' accepted for the ENGAGE HCI 2006, taking place in London in September this year.

April 2006
The Milkbar sydney
website launch and new design for sydney-based agency The Milkbar

digital sparks 2006
thanks digital sparks for an honorable mention for Herzfassen.

i got offered a research position and start working as a research assistant at the Key Centre of Design Computing and Cognition, Sydney University with Andrew Vande Moere (who also is the creator of the beautiful infosthetics-blog)

March 2006
i am tutoring Andrew Vande Moere's infostudio class at Sydney University. infostudio is a class for 3rd year BA Design Computing students.

February 2006
back at cofa
i will be teaching and lecturing at the College of Fine Arts, UNSW this semester for the Master and Bachelor of Digital Media program.

my 'Australian Pub Carpets' set on flickr now joined Cornelia's beautiful Minor Urban Disasters collection, that just recently moved to flickr as well.

berlin -> sydney
i left Berlin for a while and will spend some time living and working in Sydney, Australia.

January 2006
'Living With Things' added to the UDK-related 'Gendernet' platform. thanks!

December 2005
lili award ceremony and exhibition opening, gallery designtransfer
Einsteinufer, UDK Berlin
December 7th, 2005, 4pm
exhibition closes January 7th, 2006

Berliner Zeitung publishes an article on 'Living With Things' on the 7th in regard to the lili exhibition opening

i was given the lili award for best graduating project in Visual Communications for 'Living With Things'. thanks!

my project 'Herzfassen' shown at RE/ACT media art festival in Heidelberg, Germany
vernissage friday December 2nd, 6pm
exhibition opens every weekend throughout December

November 2005
mini website update for zb...Berlin, winter collection 2005/06
go and check out their clever and beeeeautiful clothes at their berlin showroom in Veteranenstrasse in Mitte

September 2005
finally the project website for 'Living With Things' is up

August 2005
i'll be working with Mutabor Design Hamburg for the next few months

July 2005
i presented my thesis project 'Living With Things - The Subjectified Object Series' at University of the Arts (UdK), Berlin and therefore sucessfully graduated from the Digital Media Class with professor Joachim Sauter