Exhibition: “Raise the Bar” at the Burg Material Collection

by 15. January 2019

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100x five meters roof batten

Students of the design foundation course present works from material.form.object.

What is the potential of a roof batten?
What can you do with it in only two days?
How intimate can you get?
By what ways can the long, coarse wood be formed into an individualized object?

An exhibition in the Burg Material Collection

Opening at 16.1.2019 at 12.00
Introduction Prof. Reiner Maria Matysik

Exhibition from 16.1-5.4.2019
Download Invitation (PDF)


Material of the Month: Recycled Leather

· by 22. May 2018

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Our next Material of the Month is a new type of leather material called “RELEA”. The material is made of recycled leather scrap for applications in fashion, furniture, products, crafts and more. – Designer Thomas Beck will be presenting the material and provides BURG students (free) material samples for experimentation.


Material Snack: Design with Grind Competition

· by 23. April 2018

Material Snack: Lecture on Lightweight Materials

· by 12. December 2017

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Material Snack: Lecture on Innovative Concrete

· by 20. October 2017

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Material Snack: Summer School by ThermHex

· by 20. June 2017

2017_06_27 MATERIAL SNACK THERMHEXThermHex is a company based in Halle (Saale) with a clever way of manufacturing of honeycomb sandwich materials. Tuesday 27th, they will tell us more about their upcoming Innovation Summer School (24.–29.09.2017) focused on furniture design. Burg students, graduates and young startups – feel very welcome to join this short update at the materials collection!


Material Snack: Techtextil 2017 – This Tuesday!

· by 12. May 2017

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