[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] congratulations to prof. fritz frenkler on becoming a director of the architecture section of akademie der künste!   f/p design would also like to congratulate jeanine meerapfel and kathrin röggla, re-elected as a president and a vice-president of the academy...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] itoki pulizea patient chair, designed by f/p design, received g-mark good design award 2021.   a patient chair is designed for examination rooms and medical facility environments. its simplicity of use and easy-to-clean seats with stable patient support meet the...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]we are honoured to announce that f/p design received the mcbw best of the decade award, in the field of universal design, by the institute für universal design (iud) at the munich creative business week.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] prof. fritz frenkler talked to form editors-in-chief about steve jobs, social design and his “haftsache” project, as part of which students designed products that were then manufactured in prisons.   listen to the podcast here. read about the “haftsache” project here.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]f/p design is now featured in top 30 product design companies by designrush, a leading b2b marketplace that connects brands with top full-service agencies globally.    designrush created a network of over 10,000 professional agencies, web design companies, digital marketing firms and top...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] in 2006, prof. fritz frenkler was appointed full professor of the newly-created chair of industrial design at the technische universität münchen (tum). as of october 2020, he was awarded the title of tum emeritus of excellence.   more information...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] on may 31st, president of f/p design prof. fritz frenkler took part in an online talk about "designing design education: white book on the future of design education”, a publication based on a study conducted by if...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] edited by prof. fritz frenkler (president of f/p design) with a text by prof. rené spitz, this is a new book based on a scientific research conducted by if design foundation. it includes the results of a study, carried...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]nkc has a new post: outside partner interview. ideaboard’s behind the scene series tells the side of story of f/p design in the collaborative work with nkc.   read the post |  en  jp[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]odelic co., ltd. is a japanese lighting manufacturer for professional use, offering lighting fixtures globally. the catalog cover designed by f/p design employs a minimal but precise use of typeface and product forms which well-translate the brand identity and its engineering to create range of reliable lighting solutions. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]14 years of academic and scientific work by prof. fritz frenkler at the technical university of munich (tum).   he founded the movement of "new functionalism" and his chair aimed to combine design and research based on a scientific...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]re202 sets a new standard of rotary evaporator. designed by f/p design and engineered by yamato scientific, a leading japanese manufacturer of scientific instruments and test & research facilities, this laboratory solution offers highly efficient distillation process....

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]20 years of f/p design gmbh.   now in berlin, munich and kyoto.   it all started in hanover and progressed from frankfurt am main to munich and berlin and later to kyoto in japan.   many employees, interns and partners have come,...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]nkc has a new post: the making of ideaboard. the post tells how the ideaboard came to realization. it goes on to introduce design processes involved in the development.   read the post |  en  jp[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]lubrina 2 guarantees simple and optimal daily maintenance of dental handpieces. now the device is also available on the european market.   together with morita, one of the most important manufacturers of medical-technical products worldwide, f/p design has extensively...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]schönbuch will be presenting its new products and new color concept at the imm in cologne from the 13th to 19th january, 2020. the schönbuch highlights also include bow, the clearly conceived coat stand from f/p design.   the...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]china relies on industrial design as the engine for innovation. this was the theme and conclusion of the did award which was presented in the chinese megacity dongguan in early december 2019. f/p design manager and industrial...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]at the end of november in a podium discussion followed by a question and answer session, five design experts explained numerous aspects of their work. "bergspektiven" -initiator and -moderator christian kalinke made for an entertaining as well...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]in november, the medical technology industry meets again in düsseldorf. an occasion for f/p design to explain the role of medical design in the product development process and to outline new strategies. feel free to download the...