Fons Hickmann (Fons Hickmann m23)
A VALUABLE QUALITY FOR A DESIGN STUDENT + A DESIGN PROFESSIONAL
Curiosity + Curiosity
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YOUR MOST VALUED POSSESSION NOW
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PROFESSIONAL PROJECT BRIEF
Create a poster on the theme of ‘search for freedom and hunt it down!’
Labor für Soziale und Ästhetische Entwicklung (Laboratory for Social and Aesthetic Development)
WHY DO YOU LIKE THIS PROJECT?
Because of its simplicity.
WHAT DO YOU DISLIKE ABOUT IT?
The uncertainty whether it is brilliant or banal.
Thorsten Nolting said ‘Thanks’, Lena said ‘Burner!’ and Uma said ‘Oha’.
See answer opposite.
DO YOU TEACH?
Professor at the University for Applied Arts Vienna (Austria) until 2007. Since 2007, Professor at Universität der Künste Berlin (Germany) in Graphic Design.
IS IT POSSIBLE TO TEACH DESIGN?
It’s not possible to teach someone how to be talented, but one can encourage students to explore new paths and show them where the entrances to those paths might be.