Visual layout creations from three different university projects

On the move

The short zine below calls for more governmental attention to the needs of citizens that live an increasingly digitized lifestyle. Illustations were employed as ironic metaphors to illustrate issues identified in Germany, such as poor digital infrastructure in rural areas or an outdated voting system.


The leaflet was used as a design probe, a diary that was distributed to conduct user research for a project on home repair habits. The hand-drawn, unfinished look was intended to encourage the users to contribute freely and creatively to make it their own.

The information obtained from the probes sparked an idea for a cardgame to delve deeper into the user‘s notions regarding repair and tap their creativity. Players were asked to solve different repair problems using SCAMPER cards (in color). The action cards (black and white) could be used in one‘s favour or against other players.