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Hello, I'm Phil.

I'm an interactive media designer and creative technologist with a special interest in the interaction between emerging technology and society.

Currentyl available for freelance design & development work.

Exhibitions
see-conference, Wiesbaden, 2018
thingsCon, Rotterdam 2018, 2019
luminaleFrankfurt, 2020

Awards
ThingsCon Student Talent Award 2019

Publications
"Zuversicht – Challenging
the Narrative" in The State of Responsible Internet of Things 2019

I finished my degree in Interactive Media Design  in 2020 at Hochschule Darmstadt, University of Applied Sciences, exploring a new approach to post human-centered design.

While studying, I took part in the ideation and prototyping of human-centered, responsible & future-oriented concepts. With the projects ranging in their topics from supporting grieving children to bringing privacy to smarthomes, they are reflecting my approach to design:

They are always founded on deep user research, concepts are refined by early and rapid prototyping and validated by extensive user testing as well as open, reflective and self-critical evaluations.