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Lilli Hollein works as a curator and journalist for architecture and design, a.o. since 1996.
2007 commisioner of Austrias participation at the 7. Architecturebienial Sao Paulo „feld72 – urbanism for sale“
2005 Galerie Aedes East, Berlin and 2006 Zumtobel Vienna „AustriArchitektur“.
2002 „Memphis-Kunst /Kitsch/Kult“, Designzone Looshaus and Kunsthalle Krems.
She studied Industrial Design at Vienna´s University for applied Arts, diploma 1999.
As an author she has contributed to numberous books and catalogues, and juries. From 2010-2013 she is president of the KÖR jury/ art in public space Vienna.
Together with T. Beyerle und T. Geisler as the „Neigungsgruppe Design“, they initiated the conferences „D06 – Zeitzonen“ 2006 and „D07 – Die Mitte“ 2007 at the University of applied arts Vienna and founded the VIENNA DESIGN WEEK in 2007. Thomas Geisler transfered to the MAK - Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Con-
temporary Art in 2010, Tulga Beyerle became director of the Kunstgewerbemuseum Dresden in 2014. Lilli Hollein proceeds
the direction of the festival.
Designer, curator, author (A)
Since 2016 Thomas Geisler is managing director of Werkraum Bregenzerwald, an Initiative of regional handicraft businesses situated in Vorarlberg/Austria, who runs an exhibition building for innovative ...
Verein Neigungsgruppe Design
The Neigungsgruppe Design was founded as a non-profit association in 2006 by Tulga Beyerle, Thomas Geisler and Lilli Hollein with the aim of making design in Austria visible, stimulating debate about design ...