Tarpenbek Kontinuum

T.K. Edition

Spuren

Yesterday Paradise

Galerie BRD

Offensiv Expermientell

0406_01RS!

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Das Rauschen

UFO In Her Eyes

Nika Breithaupt

Atlas

strom.klang

Frappant Sommerfest

Moirés

ph projects

Moirés Poster

Jan Schaab is a graphic designer/ visual artist based in Hamburg Germany, holding an MFA in Typography from the University of Fine Arts Hamburg (HFBK). His work ranges from self initiated projects like curating exhibition and music events and self-publishing, over collaborative work with and for other artists, designers and musicians, to typography based client work. Not confined to any kind of analog or digital media, the outcomes vary from abstract videos and images to the development of visual identities and book design. Jan has gathered some experience in running workshops and teaching.


Experience

2012 – 
Freelance Work for ZEIT Verlag digital and NDR Television

2010 – 2012
Corporate design work with PBLC/ Public Design Studio (Partner/ Co-Founder)

2008 –
Project based co-work with Christoph Lohse/ Büro für exakte Ästehtik

2002 – 
Work for various clients in the vast field of culture (Self-employed )

1999 – 2002
Illmatic/ Streetwear (Jr. Art Director)


Education

2015 –
PhD / University of Fine Arts Hamburg (HFBK)

2012 – 2015
Master of Fine Arts in Typography with Prof. Wigger Bierma and Prof. Ingo Offermanns/ University of Fine Arts Hamburg (HFBK)

2007
Erasmus Semester / Iceland Academy of the Arts (Listaháskóli Islands)

2004 – 2009
Diploma in Communication Design with Prof. Almut Schneider and Asmus Tietchens/ University of Applied Sciences Hamburg (HAW)


Teaching

2014 – 2015
Explorations into irony as artistic practice / with Prof. Wigger Bierma / University of Fine Arts Hamburg (HFBK)

2011
Self-publishing with Risograph / with Janos Szeymies and Prof. Heike Grebin / University of Applied Sciences Hamburg (HAW)

2011
Identity for Wutzrock Music-Festival/ Workshop / with Daniel Behrens (PBLC) 

2011
Identity for the Annual Exhibition of the HAW Design Departments/ Workshop / with Curie Kure


Imprint
All rights reserved - Jan Schaab 2015

Design & Development:
David Liebermann
Maximilian Kiepe

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