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David Hanauer

David Hanauer

1982 born in Munich, Germany

2003-2006: Apprenticeship as dressmaker at ‚Escada AG', Munich

2006-2007: Part of the ‚International Munich Art Lab' (IMAL), Munich

since 2007: University of Art and Design, product design, Karlsruhe

2009: Workshop with design students at the ‚China Academy of Art', Hangzhou. Workshop with fashion designers in Sofia, Bulgaria
exchange semester at the ‚College of Fine Arts', Sydney, Australia

2010: Intermed exam with vice chair but table versa be cause wall and floor' and ‚red black'.

2011: Project with porcelain in Beijing (CAFA) and Handan, China
Workshop ‚A SHOP IN JERUSALEM', Jerusalem, Israel

Design Questionnaire

Q : When did you realize you wanted to be a designer?
A : everything else is not for me.

Q : How would you define your design style?
A : straight and forward.

Q : What would you do if you were not a designer/artist?
A : still sewing dresses for Escada!
Q : Where do you draw your ideas/inspiration from?
A : keep on moving and ideas pop up.

Q : Who do you consult about works?
A : myself.

Q : Which of your projects do you consider a success?
A : every project i finish.

Q : Which of your projects do you consider a failure?
A : when i never have thought of it another time after finishing.

Q : What is the first design work you can recall?
A : a house. it was mentally.

Q : To what extent do you believe that design should be functional?
A : generally things that need to function need to function.

Q : Name a colleague you admire.
A : Jonathan Monk.

Q : What have you learnt about design yourself?
A : all answers of this questionnaire.

Q : What in your opinion is the greatest design invention in recent years?
A : 'Ad Hoc' by Peter Schäfer.

Q : With which personality from the past would you like to have coffee?
A : my grandfather.

Q : Which materials interest/fascinate you most?
A : i fall back to any kind of liquid material from time to time.

Q : What advice would you give a designer at the start of his career / What advice would you have liked to receive at the start of your career?
A : do it.

Q : What are your future projects?
A : a persian carpet for the present.

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