After a lot of work and love for book design, the catalogues of the TWO-CITIES Project 2019 were printed at Lensing Druck in Dortmund. Today they were delivered and made ready for their long journey to Tehran. After a travelling about 4.000 km the books arrived their final destination at Imam Khomeini Airport and were picked up carefully by Dr. Motarjemzadeh brought to the University of Art Tehran, where they will be hand over to the participating students of the workshop.Continue reading “The books are ready”
After two weeks of work and group effort, today was the last official day of the program for this year at the Faculty of Design of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund. All participants of the workshop had their final presentation of their series and works. At the end of the meeting the students donated their gifts to each other. In the coming months, the catalogue of the second year TWO CITIES workshop will be designed, printed and published.
During the day the students presented their works again, which was followed by a discussion with the professors. After that a selection of the college graduate student books from the Faculty of Design was shown andContinue reading “Review of graduation works”
The day started with the first evaluation of the results of the last two photographic and graphic phases. The students’ works were displayed on a big screen and an open discussion was held on the projected pictures and illustrations.Continue reading “Sneak Peak Vol. 2”
After a full day of photography and graphic design on Tuesday, the group of students met again on Wednesday afternoon. The students gave a report about their progress’ to the whole group of professors and students and showed their first results of their work.Continue reading “First results and a musically evening”
The second part of the TWO CITIES project in 2019 was officially launched with the presence of German and Iranian professors and all the participating photographic and graphic design students at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund.Continue reading “The group joined together once again”
The Iranian professors and students arrived safely this morning at Dusseldorf Airport with the accompaniment of Dr. Soltani, the Chairman of the University of Art Tehran and Dr. Amir Alaie, the director of International Relations Office of the University of Art Tehran. After a quick ride to the accommodations in Dortmund and a short nap or exploration of the city of Dortmund, we enjoyed to the welcome dinner at Italian “Mamma Mia” restaurant.
The second TWO CITIES workshop in Tehran came to end. As a little tradition the whole group went up to Bame Tehran (The roof of Tehran) for a last good view on the city. After every photo was taken and every moment was enjoyed the group went for a last supper to restaurant close by before the German group had to leave for the airport.Continue reading “The Roof of Tehran”
After a day and night full of work the Exhibition of the TWO CITIES Workshop 2019 finally opens the doors for visitors. The people filled quickly the room at Negarkhane Honar and enjoyed the students work. The official speech were held by Prof. Motarjemzadeh and Prof. Jörg Winde.Continue reading “Opening of the exhibition”
In only one day (and night) the participating students of the Two Cities Workshop prepared their projects for the upcoming exhibition. Each students planned an arrangement for the their photos and exhibits. With the right plan and teamwork all problems were solved to end up with an overwhelming result for the next day.Continue reading “Preparations for the Exhibition”