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form 281
Design and Archives

Jan/Feb 2019

Order Magazine

Since time immemorial people have tried to help themselves remember by using a variety of techniques and media. After all, memory is not only a prerequisite for the identity of each individual, but also for social progress. In form 281 we have attended to an institution of remembering in all its facets: the archive.

Published on 20 December 2018
116 pages, German, English €16.90 (DE)

Contributors of this issue

Anthon Astrom
Jan-Frederik Bandel
Boris Bandyopadhyay
Annette Böckle
Johanna Christner
Katalin Deér
Uta Eisenreich
Renate Flagmeier
Daniel Hornuff
Sebastian Jacobi
Friedhelm Krupp
Nicholas Law
Kathrin Leist
Heinrich Lumetsberger
Andreas Mulch
Anja Neidhardt
Tania Prill
Giovanna Reder
Ann Richter
Gerd Riegelhuth
Dawn Roberson
Kai Rosenstein
Malene Saalmann
Anna Sahr
Lena Schnettler
Dubravka Sekulić
Jörg Stürzebecher
Tobias Stuntebeck
Linda van der Vlugt
Lukas Zimmer

Editorial team

Eva Artinger
Carolin Blöink
Susanne Heinlein
Charlotte Könenkamp
Jessica Krejci
Franziska Porsch
Jonas Aaron Rehm
Katharina Zemljanskij

Contributors of this issue

Anthon Astrom, Jan-Frederik Bandel, Boris Bandyopadhyay, Annette Böckle, Johanna Christner, Katalin Deér, Uta Eisenreich, Renate Flagmeier, Daniel Hornuff, Sebastian Jacobi, Friedhelm Krupp, Nicholas Law, Kathrin Leist, Heinrich Lumetsberger, Andreas Mulch, Anja Neidhardt, Tania Prill, Giovanna Reder, Ann Richter, Gerd Riegelhuth, Dawn Roberson, Kai Rosenstein, Malene Saalmann, Anna Sahr, Lena Schnettler, Dubravka Sekulić, Jörg Stürzebecher, Tobias Stuntebeck, Linda van der Vlugt, Lukas Zimmer

Editorial team

Eva Artinger, Carolin Blöink, Susanne Heinlein, Charlotte Könenkamp, Jessica Krejci, Franziska Porsch, Jonas Aaron Rehm, Katharina Zemljanskij



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Editorial:

Archives

Text: Stephan Ott

Translation: Iain Reynolds

At the recent series of talks entitled It Takes Two to Boogie, which aimed to initiate a dialogue between the design world and the humanities, it became apparent just how hard it is for design experts to articulate a valid definition of design. They talk of styling, design thinking and of marketing logic.

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Fighting Aids

Text: Johanna Christner

Translation: Iain Reynolds

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Few illnesses gained as much media coverage in the 1980s as the acquired immune deficiency syndrome or Aids for short. In 2017, around 37 million people worldwide were HIV-positive. The following projects give an example how design is tackling these issues.

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Focus:

Experts on Archives

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Since founding their design studio Astrom / Zimmer in Zurich in 2011, Anthon Astrom and Lukas Zimmer have been questioning established modes of interaction and helping to further the debate around today’s information landscape. In their work for a range of archives, for instance, the duo has developed alternative methods for curating and contextualising digital content.

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Files:

Ulm Revisited

Text: Jörg Stürzebecher

Translation: Iain Reynolds

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When the preview of the book “Vom Bauhaus beflügelt” [Inspired by the Bauhaus] came out shortly before the Book Fair in Frankfurt/Main, this reviewer was moved to write a then unpublished commentary. By contrast, the book “Einfach komplex” [Simply Complex], about Max Bill’s Ulm School buildings, is a rather more heavyweight offering.

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Preview:

Nº 282
Simulation
Mar/Apr 2019

Text: Susanne Heinlein

Translation: Emily J. McGuffin

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In the design process, the actual realisation of projects and ideas is often preceded by a simulation that can be understood as a test run whose parameters are defined as precisely as possible. In this way, errors can be uncovered in advance, prototypes can be tested, and adequate visualisations arrived at.

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Cluster

Text: Carolin Blöink

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Text: Susanne Heinlein

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Text: Jessica Krejci

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Research

Text: Jessica Krejci

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Fairs

Text: Anna Sahr

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Agenda

Exhibitions, fairs, festivals, events, conferences, and competitions

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Text: Jörg Stürzebecher

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Material

Interview: Susanne Heinlein, Jessica Krejci

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Text: Kathrin Leist

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Archive

Text: Jan-Frederik Bandel

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Text: Anja Neidhardt

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Carte Blanche

Text: Carolin Blöink

Discourse

Text: Daniel Hornuff

Media

New books, DVDs, magazines, websites, and apps

Material

Interview: Susanne Heinlein, Jessica Krejci

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Text: Kathrin Leist

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Archive

Text: Jan-Frederik Bandel

Grid one pic 2012 01 31 155956

Text: Anja Neidhardt

Grid one 06 vdm papanek installation view

Carte Blanche

Text: Carolin Blöink

Discourse

Text: Daniel Hornuff

Media

New books, DVDs, magazines, websites, and apps

Cluster

Text: Carolin Blöink

Grid one  una nuova gestalt  ares pedroli  f12

Text: Susanne Heinlein

Grid one dextres 02 c

Text: Jessica Krejci

Grid one citroen lance les lunettes seetroen 3 kopie

Research

Text: Jessica Krejci

Grid one soicmol201428 04 300dpi

Fairs

Text: Anna Sahr

Grid one onair fri victor 013

Agenda

Exhibitions, fairs, festivals, events, conferences, and competitions

Grid one 2194 29a hr a3

Text: Jörg Stürzebecher

Grid one fig 180 exrr 2018 77

Material

Interview: Susanne Heinlein, Jessica Krejci

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Text: Kathrin Leist

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Archive

Text: Jan-Frederik Bandel

Grid one pic 2012 01 31 155956

Text: Anja Neidhardt

Grid one 06 vdm papanek installation view

Carte Blanche

Text: Carolin Blöink

Discourse

Text: Daniel Hornuff

Media

New books, DVDs, magazines, websites, and apps

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