Prof. Hartmut Ginnow-Merkert

Dipl.-Industrial Designer

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e-mail:
hginnow.de
hginnow@gmx.net
 
     
   

1947

1974

1974 - 79

1980 - 83
   

1983 - 93
   
 

1993 - ...
 
 
 

2000 - ...

2012 - ...


 

 

Born in Dortmund, Germany

Industrial Design degree HBK Braunschweig

Industrial Designer (plastics manufacturing company, design consultancy)

Prof. Diseño Industrial, Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá (Colombia, South America)
Design consultant for various companies (Furniture, TV studio equipment, electronic products)

Prof. of Industrial Design, Minneapolis College of Art and Design (USA)
Design consultant for various companies (Medical products, windows, audio equipment, household goods)
President, IDSA Minnesota Chapter 1991-92

Prof. of Experimental Design, School of Art and Design Berlin-Weissensee (Germany)
International cooperation and workshops: Canada, Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, China,
Guatemala, Bangladesh, Colombia, Cuba, USA
Design consultancy; research projects, active participation in international and cross-disciplinary discourse

Guest professor, Dongseo University, Busan (Korea)

Retirement, Honorary professorship NTUT (Taiwan)

 

Languages: German (native), English, Spanish

Memberships: Eurosolar, Berlin-Brandenburg Solar Boat Association (President)

Specific know-how: computers, electronics, technology

Specific Interests: artefact-human-communication, intercultural design; solar energy, sustainable design

Since I retired in October 2012, I have been leading the following projects:

solarbootregatta.de
unser-finowkanal.de
netzwerk-deutsche-wasserwege.de