Matthias Tratz, MA

mail (at) hkant.de

 

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EN / DE

 

media theory, conception, visual communication

media design, visiting prof. courses with Amir Kassaei and Eike König

 

 

WRITING

Adorno's aesthetic theory in relation to the intention of a corporate design (DE, 2011)

Adorno's theory of the smattering of knowledge in relation to the dematerialisation of media (DE, 2010)


essays

Considerations to a definition of social design (EN, 2014, in: IDPURE 35)

Design theory as social reflection (DE, 2013)




Work experience at GONDOR design culture and
PHOCUS BRAND CONTACT. Since 2008 management of the own bureau.
work for clients: Mercedes-Benz, Siemens, Bosch Rexroth, VW Gläserne Manufaktur Dresden,
Fachhochschule Salzburg, Stadt Ingolstadt, etc.

 

AWARDS

Featured auf Typographic Posters (2013)

Österreichischer Staatspreis 2011 (Multimedia ─ Förderpreis)

Featured auf Branding Served (top work identity – 2010)

Ein Hartz Für Berlin – Contest (2009)

Featured auf Typography Served (KIM – 2008)

Deutscher Jugend-Multimediapreis, MB21, Dresden (2008)

Deutscher Jugend-Multimediapreis, MB21, Dresden (2007)

Jugend-Kunst-Preis, Deutsche Bank Stiftung, Duisburg (2006)

Crossmedia Award, München (2006)

PUBLICATIONS

MEMOVOCO calendar 2016, Luczak / Scheuring (2015)

TYPODARIUM 2016, Hermann Schmidt Mainz (2015)

100 Ideas that Changed Advertising, Laurence King Publishers (2015)

TYPODARIUM 2015, Hermann Schmidt Mainz (2014)

TYPODARIUM 2014, Hermann Schmidt Mainz (2013)

Design Jam II, Die Krieger des Lichts (2013)

poster design 2, Feierabend Unique Books (2012)

TYPODARIUM 2013, Hermann Schmidt Mainz (2012)

new textile design, Feierabend Unique Books (2010)

port01 Stadtmagazin, Ingolstadt (Mai 2010)

Interview, DONAUKURIER (Sept. 2009)

new graphic design2, logo2, best of poster design, Feierabend Unique Books (2009)

Interview, intv Ingolstadt (2008)
CYNETart_08, Dresden (2008)


EXHIBITIONS/EVENTS (selection)

ADC Festival Nachwuchswettbewerb, Frankfurt a.M. (2012)

Stijl Mainz Winter2011, Mainz (2011)

ADC Festival Nachwuchswettbewerb, Frankfurt a.M. (2010)

Exposition – Semaine Folle, ESAD Reims, Frankreich (2009)

BBK, 18-28 Junge Kunst, Ingolstadt (2008)

Ingolstädter Designgespräche, Ingolstadt (2008)

Frontline Best of Newcomer Award, Hamburg (2007)


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