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Tom Duscher

Tom Duscher

Centre for Media, Interactive media

Tom Duscher is a designer and professor for interactive media at the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design. Since 2007 he has been a member of the Cluster of Excellence “The Future Ocean“ and has developed interactive exhibits, as well as the visual appearance of Kiel’s marine sciences. Information design and the visualization of scientific topics are his research priorities, in which he studies new formats and medialization strategies. He is in charge of the master’s course specialization “interactive information design“ at the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts.

E-mail: td@muthesius.de
 Manfred Schulz

Manfred Schulz

Scenography/ Spatial Strategies

Manfred Schulz ist Architekt und seit 2005 Professor im Bereich Raumstrategien an der Muthesius Kunsthochschule in Kiel. Als Mitglied des Exzellenzclusters „Future Ocean“ sind unter seiner Regie seit dem Jahr 2006 mehrere Ausstellungen über die Arbeit des Exzellenzclusters entwickelt und auf Reisen geschickt worden. Als Sprecher des Bereichs Raumstrategien an Muthesius Kunsthochschule liegen dort seine Schwerpunkte im den Bereichen Szenografie und intermediale Räume.

Stephan Sachs

Stephan Sachs

Centre for Media, Film/Time Based Media

*1958 Studium an der Ecole des Beaux Arts de Nantes und an der Staatlichen Kunstakademie Düsseldorf Künstlerische Arbeiten in den Bereichen: Experimentalfilm, essayistischer Dokumentarfilm, Fotografie, raumbezogene Installationen/ Projektionen Teilnahme an diversen Festivals, Ausstellungen, Tourneen im In - und Ausland siehe (www.stephansachs.de) Diverse Auszeichnungen u.a.: Preis der deutschen Filmkritik: bester Dokumentarfilm, bester Kurzfilm, Förderpreis des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen, Kunstfond Arbeitsstipendium Gastvorträge an diversen europäischen und außereuropäischen Hochschulen u.a. Warburg Institut / Forschungsstelle für politische Ikonographie | Uni Hamburg Loyola University | New Orleans, Concordia University | Montréal, Harvard Film Archive | Boston seit 2005 Professor für »Film/ time based media« | Muthesius Kunsthochschule Kiel seit 2007 Mitglied im Excellenzcluster „the future ocean“ Kiel

Sebastian W. Hoggenmüller

Sebastian W. Hoggenmüller

Research assistant

Sebastian W. Hoggenmüller, sociologist, is a research assistant for science visualization at the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Kiel. He is a member of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Lucerne in Switzerland and is writing his dissertation about pictorial statistic visualization of climate change. Moreover he is a guest lecturer at the University of Hannover and of Lucerne.

Tobias Hoss

Tobias Hoss

Doctoral candidate at the Cluster of Excellence “The Future Ocean” Scientific researcher Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design research associate

With his Bachelor in Communication Design and a Master in Spatial Strategies, Tobias (Hoss) is working at the interface between design, art and communication.
The title of his dissertation:»Art and ocean sustainability - strategies of public art interventions and their potential for shifting our mindset«.

Michel Magens

Michel Magens

Artistic Researcher

Dipl. Des. (FH) Michel Magens is an Information and Motion Designer and is employed as a Scientific Researcher for Science Visualization at the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Kiel. Focus of the developmental work is to provide creative, technical and multimedia solutions for optimal communication of content.