Communication Design
Spatial Strategies (CV)

Vita

Tobias Hoss

2014: Research associate at Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts. Start: August 2014 www.muthesius-kunsthochschule.de
2014: Instruction and workshop organisation for »Klimale« – a beach art project in Laboe. www.oceanblogs.org/klimale
2013: Master of Arts in “Spatial Strategies” at Muthesius Kunsthochschule, Kiel, Germany
2011: Start Master in “Spatial Strategies” at Muthesius Kunsthochschule, Kiel, Germany
2011: 5 months internship at Atelier Brückner www.atelier-brueckner.com (Exhibition Design, Scenography), Stuttgart, Germany
2011: Bachelor of Arts in “Communication Design” at University of Applied Sciences Constance, Germany (Grade: 1,0)
2009: 4 months internship at Lichen www.lichencommunications.com (Design Studio: Print & Web), Montréal, Canada
2008: Exchange semester at California State University East Bay, USA
2007 / 2008 : 5 months internship at Moniteurs www.moniteurs.de (Design Studio: Signage Design & Print), Berlin, Germany
2006: Start Bachelor in “Communication Design” at University of Applied Sciences Constance, Germany
2005: Final school examination (Abitur) at Justus-Liebig Gymnasium, Darmstadt, Germany (GPA: 1,4)
2002: One term at St. Kilian’s School, Dublin, Ireland

27.03.1986: Born in Darmstadt, Germany

Student activities:

Foundation of QUERSCHNITT, a course of lectures at Muthesius Kunsthochschule (together with Anika Wieners)
Foundation of a student advisory committee to the faculty at Muthesius Kunsthochschule
Member of the student advisory committee to the faculty at HTWG-Konstanz (3 semesters)
Student assistant to Prof. Brian Switzer (2 semesters)

Awards:

2011: Alfred-Wachtel-Award for the best Bachelor student at University of Applied Sciences Constance
2010: Movie award of the “German-Chinese year of Science and Education“ awarded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Science for the documentary „Fremde Heimat“. Movie screenings at Expo Shanghai: Premiere at the “German-Chinese House”,       5 months permanent screening at the “Hamburg House”. Screening at the “Goethe Institution” Shanghai

Scholarships:

2012: Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes (Scholarship for outstanding students) www.studienstiftung.de
2008: Baden-Württemberg-Stipendium (a scholarship for the exchange semester at California State University East Bay)

Invited Talks:

01.2015: Presentation of my master thesis »Statistisches Gebiet 4008 / St. Pauli – Atlas einer Stadtteil-Identität« at Designdebatte (Studio Experimentelles Design, Prof. Jesko Fezer, HfbK Hamburg)
11.2013: Lecture and presentation of my master thesis at the Urban Laboratory (Prof. Dr. Alexa Färber, HafenCity University Hamburg)

Language Ability:

German (native speaker)
English (fluent)
French (advanced)

Computer skills:

Fluent in: Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Keynote
Familiar with: After Effects, Logic / Garage Band, Flash, Cinema 4D, Final Cut, DVD-Studio Pro

 

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Christina Schmid