We are thrilled to announce that Robert Franken will be speaking at the awards ceremony for the international Gender Design Award /iGDA, taking place on 8 November 2018 at the Cologne Museum of Applied Arts. Robert Franken is a consultant … Weiterlesen
6th & 7th September 2018: Uta Brandes will be a jury member for “Sächsischer Staatspreis für Design” (Saxonian State Award for Design), Dresden (Germany), presented by the Saxon State Ministry for Economic Affairs, Labour and Transport.
The point is to finally acknowledge that the category of gender is also important in the context of design: every product, sign and service we encounter in everyday life, be it by necessity or by choice, will always speak to … Weiterlesen
“Designed and Maltreated Bodies: Gender-Enhancements by and through Design”
Gendered bodies are everywhere, each individual has and owns one. Manifold factors deeply influence our bodies, social standards conflict with social reality: desirable vs. despised bodies, social constructions of beauty vs. … Weiterlesen
Workshop and lecture: Conference “Gendering MINT. Gender sensitive Digitalisation and Didactic”, Freiburg (Germany), 15 March 2018. Uta’s lecture: Gender in Design: The Impact and Power of Artefacts / Gender im Design: Die Wirkungsmacht der Artefakte… Weiterlesen