Thursday, January 28

14:30 – 14:50

Since 2009 Markus Holzbach has been Professor of Visualisation and Materialisation at HfG Offenbach (Frankfurt). There, he founded the Institute for Material Design (IMD). He currently works on a freelance basis with SPACE KITCHEN FRANKFURT, in the area of architecture, design and materialization. After studying architecture at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern, he taught and undertook research as an assistant of Werner Sobek, University of Stuttgart, where he also earned his doctorate. He has lectured at RWTH Aachen University, Darmstadt Technical University and at the Berlage Institute in Rotterdam. From 2008 to 2010 he was Interim Professor at Hochschule Koblenz and from 2009 to 2010 Visiting Professor at HfG Offenbach. Since 2010 he has acted as Vice-Dean of the School of Design (formerly Product design) section at HfG Offenbach.