Installation by Jens Pohlmann with corresponding short lectures and music during LUMINALE 2020

Under the motto „Warm Tones – Cold Tones”, visitors could savor a „forest of light columns” in the church interior together with other lighting effects. The forest grew beneath the pendant lamps and these space-structuring columns were consecutively illuminated – from within by warm LEDs, and then from without by cold UV light. The black

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IMM 2018 – Add-on for PILLOW BOX by Interlübke

…soft / rigid: Modular metal parts complement our PILLOW BOX – series for > interlübke.

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…a joyful reunion with our friends from anthologie Quartett and our design KOLLEGE floorlamp…

On the occasion of the International Furniture Fair Cologne / Passagen lighting store Remagen shows lamps of the brand anthologie Quartett starting on January 16th, 2018. > Remagen Licht > zur Leuchte KOLLEGE

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Characters – Contribution in the Journal Designreport 6/2017

How will products become to “classics”? What will be the new “classics” in future? From “Kitchen Aid” to “Kinderschokolade”: Ideas that last. Idea and text by Dr. Thilo Schwer introducing the topic “classics” in: > Designreport – Heft 6/2017 > BLOG Designwissenschaften / Thilo Schwer  

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Three characters – one handwriting

Design magazine Arcade publishes an article about our design studio in December issue 2015. The interview by Heike Gessulat focuses on our design approach as well as on current design projects. Thank you for the nice report! Link to the article: https://www.arcade-xxl.de/index.php?article=470

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Network: Design to Business

Designstudio speziell® was one of the first members of the “Design to Business” network. It was founded by the Chamber of Industry and Commerce Offenbach (IHK) in cooperation with the Hessen State University of Art and Design (HfG) and the German Design Council. The network connects outstanding creative service providers of the German Federal State

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Lecture in the Museum “Haus der Stadtgeschichte Offenbach” in Germany

On the occasion of the campaign day „Route der Industriekultur Rhein-Main“ (industry culture in the Rhein-Main area) speziell did a lecture and an exhibition in the local museum. Under the topic “Form follows…” speziell compared historical objects of the museums collection with contemporary objects of the design studio. Source: https://www.offenbach.de/microsite/haus_der_stadtgeschichte/rubrik-5/aktionstag-route-der-industriekultur-rhein-main-19.07.2015.php

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Review in form design magazine

Under the topic »Constructing Information« the author Franziska Porsch gives a detailed review of the publication »Produktsprachen – Design zwischen Unikat und Industrieprodukt« of Thilo Schwer .

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Designworkshop for Kids

Holding a designworkshop with children in summer 2014 organized by German Designmuseum. Under the theme “carrying light” the kids were learning about design and developed overwhelming ideas.

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