CDK Chinesisch Deutsche Kunstakademie
Take Off (Guest Professorship)

Heike Nehl and Sibylle Schlaich taught as guest pro­fes­sors in China at the CDK (the Chi­nese Ger­man Art Acad­emy in Hangzhou) – a co­op­er­a­tion pro­ject be­tween the UdK Berlin (Berlin Uni­ver­sity of the Arts) and the CAA (Chi­nese Art Acad­emy), their work con­cerned the sub­ject of air­ports and new cre­ative ap­proaches to vastly dif­fer­ent fields of de­sign. Their lec­tures in­cluded all com­mu­ni­ca­tion me­dia em­ployed at an air­port, in­fo­graph­ics, ori­en­ta­tion sys­tems, the cor­po­rate de­sign of an air­port, the cor­po­rate de­sign of an air­line, dig­i­tal me­dia such as apps, in­fo­graph­ics on the air­field and the graph­i­cal use of space.

Take off!

Guest Pro­fes­sor­ship
CDK Chi­ne­sisch Deutsche Kun­stakademie
Hangzhou, China

Win­ter se­mes­ter 2013

Students worked in small teams to develope concepts, for example, like the corporate design, the orientation system and a mobile guide for Hangzhou International Airport.