New release: Ephemer.

new release


With contributions from: Barry Bermange, Gabriele Brandstetter, Danica Darkic, Martina Dobbe, Martin Dornberg, Hinderk M. Emmrich, Daniel Fetzner, Yael Kaduri, Annette Le Fort, Angela Melitopoulos, Petra Maria Meyer, Hannelore Paflik-Huber, Jürgen Partenheimer, Felix Schackert, Claus-Arthur Scheier, Michael Schirner, Georg Christoph Tholen, Hagen Verleger, Michael Wetzel, Martin Zenck.

Editor: Petra Maria Meyer
Wilhelm Fink Verlag
ISBN: 978-3-7705-5755-4

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10.08.2020 • , (...)

The annual exhibition “Einblick Ausblick”, Opening on July 15th

The annual exhibition of the Muthesius University of Art also takes place in the Corona year, but its concept is by far the most unusual insight of the art school. This is made possible by ONLINESTREAMING and around 50 locations in the Kiel area, which the student planning team was able to gain as a cooperation partner. They give the students the opportunity to exhibit and present their work from the fields of communication design, fine art, industrial design and spatial strategies. There are stations from Gaarden to Holtenau and around the art college. There is an information station at the university itself.

The students not only want to avoid large crowds of people on campus, (...)

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Just arrived: Sensing the Ocean. A Collaboration between Art, Design and Science

“Sensing the Ocean. A Collaboration between Art, Design and Science.”

Tom Duscher, Stephan Sachs, Manfred Schulz (Editors)

“Sensing the Ocean” is based on the collaboration between the Kiel Marine Research Cluster of Excellence The Future Ocean and the Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design. The book shows how artists, designers and scientists can complement each other creatively, what differentiates artistic and scientific research, and illustrates how the interplay of competence gives rise to new insights.


Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design, Kiel, at the Leipzig Book Fair!

For many years, the Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design has been presenting its book and print art to the international audience at the Leipzig Book Fair. This year it will again be represented in the book & art segment (hall 3, booth G 301). Here, the Art Academy Kiel presents outstandingly designed printed works and special typographic book designs from the field of study »typography and book design« (Prof. Annette le Fort and Prof. André Heers). Every year the University’s booth is designed by students for the Book Fair.


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The Artistic Aptitude Examination

Bachelor’s Degree Programme:

Design Tasks for Bachelor students

According to each course of study the applicants for the Bachelor’s degree programme of courses receive three artistic and design tasks to be completed in the candidate’s own time under examination conditions at the Muthesius University. The candidates are to show their individual imagination and ingenuity, perceptionability and colour perceptiveness, originality and independence, as well as sketching skills.

Special Tasks for Bachelor students

Applicants for a Bachelor’s course in Design are given additional, so-called specialised tasks. These can be conceptual and material tasks in which the candidates’ technical-constructive comprehension or form perception and spatial representation is tested. They vary according to course of study and examiner.

Colloquium for Bachelor students

This practical examination takes place on at most three consecutive days. It ends with a special interview. A colloquium of at least three teaching staff carries out an interview of all applicants, to determine their motivation, intentions, ideas and knowledge.

Master’s Degree Programme:

Aptitude Interview for Master’s students

Candidates applying for the Master’s degree programme are invited to an interview. The completion of design and specialist tasks is not required. The commission is interested in the motivation, intention, deas and knowledge of the candidate.

Test Results

After sitting the artistic aptitude examination all participants receive a written confirmation of the result of the examination. If the aptitude examination has not been successfully completed, it can be repeated once.


About the Bachelor’s degree programme

Katrin Josam
0431 / 5198 – 404, E

Examination Office
Legienstraße 35, Admin Building, 1st Floor
Mon. – Thu. 9 am – 11:50 am

About the Master’s degree programme

Mara Trost
0431 / 5198 – 500, E

Examination Office
Legienstraße 35, Admin Building, 1st Floor
Tues. 10 am – 12 am and 1:30 pm – 3 pm
Wed.  10 am – 12 am