| boris müller: Life Blog Projects Teaching & Research is the personal web site of Boris Müller. Boris is professor at the Interface Design programme of the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam and a design consultant.

News from my blog:
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17. September 2014
Cultural Image-Making
In the wonderful book Design for Information by Isabel Meirelles I came across a quote from Ben Shneiderman: »Like Galileo’s telescope (1564–1642), Hooke’s microscope (1635–1703), or Roentgen’s x-rays (1845–1923), new information analysis tools are creating visualizations of never before seen structures. Jupiter’s moon, plant cells, and skeletons of living creatures were all revealed by previous technologies. Today, new network science concepts and analysis tools are making isolated groups, influential participants, and community structures visible in ways never before possible.« {continue}

16. September 2014
A Blog.
Ten years ago blogging was already quite established - but still young enough to be considered cool. I remember that 2002 - during my time at the Interaction Design Institute Ivrea - blogs were still quite a thing. And when I started teaching in Potsdam, it was kind of expected of a young Interaction Design professor. But I didn't. {continue}

24. January 2014
Outdated and updated
Finally an update to This time, the term »finally« is accurate. It has been very quite around here that last few months and years. I have not been idle - but my website was simply not my top priority. It was not even among the top five. {continue}

Popular projects:
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Poetry on the Road 2006

Poetry on the Road 2010

mæve - MACE-Everyville installation

Award winning projects:

Information is Beautiful Silver Award, Category »Tool«, 2013 and
Deutscher Infografik Preis 2014

Philips Dynamic Lighting Website
iF Award 2005, Communication Design

Poetry on the Road (02)
Certificate of Typographic Excellence, Type Directors Club New York and
»100 beste Plakate«, among the 100 best posters in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, 2002

The Forest of Thoughts
Excellence Award at the 4th ACA Media Arts Festival Tokyo, 2001,

Rund um den Domshof in Bremen
First Prize in the Students Category of the EuroPrix 2000,

Special Distinction at the Lucky Strike Junior Designer Award 2000

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