• FNDER - PHOTOGRAPHY MAGAZINE #4

    FNDER - PHOTOGRAPHY MAGAZINE #4

    In the current issue of FNDER - Photography Magazine #3 BTK - University of Art & Design presents award-winning artworks in the study field of Photography (B.A.). Amongst the presented pieces there are applied as well as fine art positions from the genres of portray, fashion, documentary and… More

  • Lecture series by photographer Torsten Klinkow

    Lecture series by photographer Torsten Klinkow

    Do you see your future in advertisement as a graphics designer or art director? Do you want a job that looks over the horizon, involves traveling, where you need to be creative on location, and don’t develop ideas in an open-plan office which are then sold by others? Yes? Then that’s what… More

  • BTK students design ARTE Magazine cover on Elbphilharmonie

    BTK students design ARTE Magazine cover on Elbphilharmonie

    Hamburg finally inaugurates the Elbphilarmonie on January 12! The long-awaited concert hall has been wowing not only Hamburg locals since its first opening, but also tourists from all over the world, who have been flocking to the Hanseatic city to marvel at the masterpiece by the architects… More

  • “Wissenschaft als Marke” - New book by Christof Windgätter

    “Wissenschaft als Marke” - New book by Christof Windgätter

    Prof. Christof Windgätter published Wissenschaft als Marke - Schaufenster, Buchgestaltung und die Psychoanalyse The significance of a book does not become apparent initially or exclusively by reading. For every content that is read, there is also always context communicated graphically,… More

  • Current dates: Lighter Than Orange

    Current dates: Lighter Than Orange

    The documentary film project “Lighter Than Orange” points out political failure by example of individual people. Personal fortunes represent the 3 million Vietnamese veterans who became victims of Agent Orange. Due to the effects of the highly poisonous Agent Orange used during the Vietnam… More

  • Claudia Fischer-Appelt at Campus Hamburg Altona

    Claudia Fischer-Appelt at Campus Hamburg Altona

    “How did I come to BTK? The tour really inspired me and I applied!” Claudia Fischer-Appelt says during a break in her lecture “Advertising Design” sharing what brought her to Campus Altona as a lecturer in Communication Design. Born in Kiel, owner of an agency called “Karl Anders” in… More

  • Matthias Leupold presents “Lighter Than Orange” @ Campus Altona

    Matthias Leupold presents “Lighter Than Orange” @ Campus Altona

    It was 70 years since the dropping of the atomic bomb in Hiroshima in Japan, and the victims and relatives commemorated and mourned. Prof. Matthias Leupold wanted to draw people’s attention to another atrocity in the East with his documentary movie “Lighter Than Orange”: The consequences of… More

  • BEST BACHELOR’S PROJECT, TAKE IV.

    BEST BACHELOR’S PROJECT, TAKE IV.

    The best Bachelor’s final projects of this year have been selected. BTK Berlin student in Photography Angela Regenbrecht was one of the happy winners of a pen set and a certificate sponsored by Kaweco. Congratulations on your award! Were you expecting it? Thank you very much! No, I did not… More

  • “HUMOR AND SUBVERSION IN ART AND DESIGN” SYMPOSIUM ON CAMPUS ALTONA

    “HUMOR AND SUBVERSION IN ART AND DESIGN” SYMPOSIUM ON CAMPUS ALTONA

    The “Humor and Subversion in Art and Design” Symposium was held for the very first time at BTK University of Art and Design in Hamburg. Among the speakers was sculptor, illustrator, and carnival float designer Jacques Tilly, who spoke on rolling satire. “Laughter is dangerous. That is… More

  • ART & CHURCH: PRACTICAL PROJECT “LEBENSWERT” AT THE REFORMED CHURCH OPENED

    ART & CHURCH: PRACTICAL PROJECT “LEBENSWERT” AT THE REFORMED CHURCH OPENED

    Cityarbeit of the Reformed church in Iserlohn in cooperation with LebensWert e.V. and students from Campus Iserlohn, BTK University of Art & Design, have jointly opened the art project “lebenswert.” The inner-city church serves as a “creative space” to artistically transform “encounters in… More

  • ARTPROOF: Opening and Awards

    ARTPROOF: Opening and Awards

    From October 1 thru October 30, Germany’s biggest photo festival presented historical and contemporary photography, and showcased the entire spectrum in museums, cultural institutions, galleries, project spaces, embassies, and photography schools in Berlin and Potsdam. “The month of… More

  • BEST BACHELOR’S PROJECT, TAKE III.

    BEST BACHELOR’S PROJECT, TAKE III.

    The best Bachelor’s final projects of this year have been selected. Illustration student at BTK Berlin Hanna Jung was one of the lucky winners of a pen set and a certificate sponsored by Kaweco. Congratulations on your award! Were you expecting it? Thanks! You are always hopeful in such a… More

  • PROJECT “LEBENSWERT”

    PROJECT “LEBENSWERT”

    Every Wednesday and Thursday, BTK students in Iserlohn go to the local Reformed church. Creative minds start their own small, creative projects there. Additionally on these days, the church is used as a sound, motion picture, and photography studio. All projects come under the auspices of … More

  • PROF. STEPHAN GÜNZEL IS THE NEW HEAD OF IF

    PROF. STEPHAN GÜNZEL IS THE NEW HEAD OF IF

    We congratulate the newly appointed head of the Institute for Design Research (IF): Prof. Stephan Günzel takes over from Prof. Christof Windgätter and hands over the program headship of Game Design to Csongor Baranyai. Günzel is pleased about his new task and looking expectantly to the… More

  • BEST BACHELOR’S PROJECT, 2ND TAKE

    BEST BACHELOR’S PROJECT, 2ND TAKE

    The best Bachelor’s final projects of this year have been selected. BTK Berlin student in Motion Design Simon Froh was one of the happy winners of a pen set and a certificate sponsored by Kaweco. Congratulations on your award! Were you expecting it? Well, I knew I had a decent chance, but… More