graphic,design, criticism, anna, cramer, lustig

Every graphic designer – at least once – is referred to as a ‘pixel pusher’. But why is ‘just’ shaping form given so little importance? Why do people think that creating content is more valuable than shaping form?

graphic, design, criticism, anna, craemer, haus, kunst, goennawein, funny, paper,

What do the three contemporary art museums – Haus Der Kunst in Munich, the Lenbachhaus in Munich, and the Kunsthalle Bielefeld – have in common? Their corporate identities look quite similar. To the layman.

graphic, design, criticism, entrepreneur, translator, director, author

As Steve Jobs proved, you don't have to study business to become a successful entrepreneur. More and more graphic designers have proved a similar point.

Graphic, Design, Communication, Name, Firm, Confusion, Anna, Craemer

People who study law, will probably call themselves lawyers afterwards. They who study medicine - doctors. They who study art - artists etc.. But those who study visual communication, call themselves all kinds of names afterwards.

Graphic, Design, Writing, Drawing, Origin, Word, Meaning, Anna, Craemer

The terms fashion design, product design and interior are widely understood and can be pictured clearly, whilst the term graphic design is still blurry. What does graphic actually mean?