Arne Scheuermann

Arne Scheuermann

arne.scheuermann@hkb.bfh.ch

+41 31 848 38 09

Arne Scheuermann is Head of the Institute of Design Research (IDR) and Professor of Design Theory at the Bern University of the Arts HKB, since 2005. Graduation as Communication Designer, professional experience in creative direction and design consultancy; PhD in Communication Design (on design as rhetoric and on affects in film); editor of books on media theory; since 2007 Co-founder and -head of the interdisciplinary research group Health Care Communication Design (HCCD); since 2014 President of the Swiss Design Network SDN; since 2019 President of the Board of the Swiss Center for Design and Health SCDH; main focus of research activities: Health Care Design, Visual Rhetoric, Counterterrorism and Lego.

Course: Design Research (MA Design)