What should have been pulled down stone by stone 23 years ago as a symbol for the overdue DDR regime is now protected as a memorial by citizens’ initiatives: A part of the ‘Grenzmauer’ known as East Side Gallery between Schilling- and Oberbaum-Bridge in Berlin is supposed to give way to luxury apartments with a view on the spree. The historic scarf is threatened to disappear due to cosmetic surgery by the authorities and investors.
The book ‘Od’r’ is a collection of personal essays and photographs about living and working in Zurich.
The company finds, invents and realizes efficient and professional solutions in the field of media service and advertising engineering. They optimize the use, effect and costs of communicative devices. In order to clearly and efficiently present the two departments we re-sorted, reworded and visualized the brand.
‘die ungeheure form / the monstrous form’ is a research project, which Moritz started with his diploma thesis. It’s the designation for a form the designer is not able to integrate into his concept of design. The title describes a form which appears to be non-designable. For the designer this form is monstrous. He attempted to fathom the barriers of designability: when is a problem a design problem? For this purpose he developed a 13-step-matrix which sorts design problems in relation to their grade of fuzziness. For every grade he designed a theoretical object. The research will continue on the project website.
»QuestOn — The Personal Journey« is a coaching toolkit for travellers. It supports self-reflection before, during and after the journey, as well as offering room for personal notes and impressions. The toolkit contains a diary and a set of 130 cards. The cards feature tips, helpful suggestions and exercises. This project was developed as part of a competition and was not realized.
‘Republique Sans Papiers’, a state on the water. The refugees who are refused at the borders of Europe live on discarded containerships. This extreme and detailed devised scenario acts as an catalyst for a critical examination of the european refugee policy.
One of the world’s leading specialty chemicals company takes its social responsibility with a nationwide motivation campaign. The goal is to establish a ‘culture of opportunities’ in Germany to motivate the next generation.
Querfeldeins is a leading company in organizing high quality outdoor events and incentives for private and business clients. Since its formation in 1989 under the name ‘Becker u. a. GbR’ the company developed an increasing number of divisions. For each independent division a new brand was established. In 2009 we designed a corporate umbrella strategy to combine them all under one brand called ‘Querfeldeins’.
Proguide is an association of outdoor guides, which creates outdoor guides. By establishing a network and offering specialized training, Proguide e. V. helps outdoor guides be more competent and outdoor activitities safer. Being a founding member and a creative, Moritz Muschenich didn’t want to miss designing the corporate identity.