Fons Hickmann Fachhochschule Düsseldorf Germany – I Used to Be a Design Student

GERMAN

Fons Hickmann

STUDENT YEARS

6

A PIECE OF SOUND ADVICE + A SINGLE WARNING TO A DESIGN STUDENT

Be curious + Be afraid but go for it nonetheless

FAVOURITE FOOD THEN

Cake

YOUR MOST VALUED POSSESSION THEN

-

YEAR OF PROJECT

1993

STUDENT PROJECT BRIEF

Create a poster on the theme of ‘ideology and planning concepts before and after 1945’

COLLEGE

Fachhochschule Düsseldorf (Germany)

TUTOR(S)

Can’t remember

COLLABORATOR(S)

Oliver Iserloh, Stefan Nowak

TECHNOLOGY

Screenprinting

TIME SPENT

4 weeks

TYPEFACE

Typewriter

WHY DO YOU LIKE THIS PROJECT?

Because of its complexity.

WHAT DO YOU DISLIKE ABOUT IT?

The bad printing. We didn’t have enough money and had to squeegee it ourselves.

OUTCOMES

A poster.

FEEDBACK

Uwe Loesch said,

‘Ah, you did that!’

ANYTHING ELSE

I am using the question to say that nuclear energy isn’t a good idea.

PROJECT SIMILARITIES THEN AND NOW

Birds