form Nº 284.
Region of Design – Germany’s East
The East of Germany is not only the focus of current political debates, but also of the spotlights two anniversaries shine on the region. In 2019, Germany has been (exuberantly) celebrating the Bauhaus centenary, and in many places people rejoice over the fall of the Berlin Wall, which took place 30 years ago. Reason enough to give an overview of the current design scene in this region in form 284.
As always there are three selected articles complemented with additional visuals from this issue that you can read online on our website.
We take a look at The Glossy Look designers achieve by smoothing out more and more surfaces. In times of Glocalisation, the current situation of the design industry in Eastern Germany seems bright as well. On account of the release of the movie “Bandersnatch”, we consider the perspectives interactive entertainment opens up: Accept Refuse.