BIOGRAPHY
Simon Busse, born in 1976, studied Industrial Design at the Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design, where he also earned a degree, and at the Eindhoven Design Academy with Richard Hutten and Gijs Bakker. After having worked for Frank Tjepkema, Amsterdam, Xavier Claramunt, Barcelona and Gonzalo Mila, Barcelona, Simon Busse started his own studio in 2006. His works for Almerich, Magazin or Mox were frequently published in print and online magazines including Financial Times, Detail, Stylepark, Icon, Grid or Design Report, won several awards and were exhibited internationally. Besides his activities as an industrial designer, Simon Busse also advises industrial enterprises like Carl Zeiss on design management and teaches at the University of Applied Sciences in Detmold and at Sci-Tech University in Zhejiang.

PHOTO
Dominik Steimer


TUTOR, RESEARCH ASSOCIATE & UNIVERSITY LECTURES
2016 Hochschule für Gestaltung, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany,
Department: Ergonomics, Project: “Orchestra”
in cooperation with UKBW, Stuttgart
Unfallkasse Baden Württemberg
in cooperation with Wilde & Spieth
Wilde & Spieth
in cooperation with
Staatstheater Karlsruhe

2016 Hochschule für Gestaltung, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany,
Department: Produktgestaltung, Project: “Three-dimensional design”

2016 Sci-Tech University, Zhejiang, China,
Department: Industrial Design, Project: “Stool”

2015 Hochschule für Gestaltung, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany,
Department: Produktgestaltung, Project: “Capsule”
in cooperation with IRS, Stuttgart
Institute of Space Systems

2015 Hochschule für Gestaltung, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany,
Department: Produktgestaltung, Project: “Three-dimensional design”
(since summer term 2015)

2015 Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst, Basel, Switzerland,
Department: Industrial Design, Project: “Pop Up Window”

2014 Elisava, Escola Superior de Disseny, Barcelona, Spain,
Department: Industrial Design, Project: “Pop Up Window”

2014 Hochschule für Gestaltung, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany,
Department: Produktgestaltung, Project: “Missing Link”
in cooperation with Fraunhofer, IPA
Fraunhofer IPA

2014 Sci-Tech University, Zhejiang, China,
Department: Industrial Design, Project: “Pop Up Window”

2014 University of Applied Sciences, Detmold, Germany,
Department: Furniture Development, Project: “Orchestra furniture”
(summer term 2014)

2014 University of Applied Sciences, Detmold, Germany,
Department: Interior Design, Project: “Orchestra furniture & Noise”
(winter term 2013 / summer term 2014)

2013 Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Stuttgart, Germany,
Department: Industrial Design, Project: “Pop Up Window”

2013 University of Applied Sciences, Detmold, Germany,
Department: Interior Design, Project: “Orchestra of Movement”

2012 University of Applied Sciences, Detmold, Germany,
Department: Interior Design, Project: “Human Scale”

2011 University of Applied Sciences, Detmold, Germany,
Department: Interior Design, Project: “Pop Up Window”


PUBLICATIONS
2016 06 Design Report, D
2016 04 Diivan, EST
2015 07 Future Positive, GB
2015 02 Raum und Wohnen, CH >READ HERE
2014 02 Brand New, D
2013 12 Futu Paper, PL
2013 10 My Room, CH
2013 04 German Design Award Yearbook, D
2013 07 Financial Times, GB
2013 02 ICON, GB
2013 01 Grid, D
2012 09 Design Report, D
2012 09 Design Alive, PL
2012 06 Designlines, D
2012 06 Qimiaosheji, CN
2012 06 Dailyicon, EE
2012 06 Detail, D
2012 06 Architizer, USA
2012 03 Raum und Wohnen, CH
2012 03 Atrium, CH
2012 03 Schöner Wohnen, D
2012 03 Ideales Heim, CH
2012 03 Bob Magazine, J
2012 02 Interior Innovation Award Yearbook, D
2012 02 Home, D
2012 01 Stylepark, D
2012 01 Arquitectura y Diseno, E
2011 09 Global Design, JP
2011 08 Designlines, D
2011 07 Ait,D
2011 05 Dailyicon, EE
2011 01 Architonic, CH
2010 12 Spanish, E
2010 12 Md, D
2008 05 Ait, D
2008 04 Concrete Book Ullmann Publishing, D
2007 03 Neo2, E
2006 09 Ait, D
2005 05 Design Report, D
2005 04 Neo2, E

 

AWARDS
2016 Nominated “Internationaler Marianne Brandt Wettbewerb”
2015 materialPREIS
2013 German Design Award – Special Mention
2012 Nominated “Furniture of the Year 2012”, Raum und Wohnen
2012 Interior Innovation Award, German Design Council
2001 Renault Award Traffic Design

EXHIBITIONS
2016 Material Effekte, Industriemuseum, Chemnitz
2016 Namm, Anaheim
2016 IMM, Cologne
2015 Ambiente, Frankfurt
2015 Namm, Anaheim
2014 Pro Light & Sound, Frankfurt
2014 Ambiente, Frankfurt
2014 Namm, Anaheim
2013 Neue Räume, Zürich
2013 Pro Light & Sound, Frankfurt
2013 Namm, Anaheim
2013 IMM, Cologne
2012 Designers Saturday, Langenthal
2012 IFFT, Tokyo
2012 Orgatec, Cologne
2012 DMY, Berlin
2012 Pro Light & Sound, Frankfurt
2012 Maison & Objet, Paris
2012 Namm, Anaheim
2012 IMM, Cologne
2011 Habitat, Valencia
2011 Euroluce, Milan
2011 Pro Light & Sound, Frankfurt
2011 Salone, Milan
2011 Namm, Anaheim
2011 IMM, Cologne
2010 Pro Light & Sound, Frankfurt
2010 Scenographers Festival, Basel
2010 Namm, Anaheim
2010 Habitat, Valencia
2009 Pro Light & Sound, Frankfurt
2009 Namm, Anaheim
2008 Materialica, München
2008 Scenographers Festival, Basel
2008 Designersopen, Leipzig
2008 Aperitivo Industriale, Weltraum26, München
2008 Namm, Anaheim
2007 Moebelle, Vorarlberg
2005 Blickfang, Stuttgart
2003 Design Zentrum Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart
2003 Neufert Box, Weimar
2002 Gallery “Architektur und Arbeit”, Gelsenkirchen
2002 International Designcenter, Berlin