Tanja Seiner is a designer and curator based in Munich.
She devises and designs products, environments and exhibitions in collaboration with corporations, cultural institutions and non-profit organisations. Her services include strategic thinking, concept development, design, creative direction and the curation of exhibitions and discursive formats.
Tanja trained as an exhibition designer at the Ortweinschule, Graz, and studied product design and scenography at the State School for Media Art & Design Karlsruhe. From 2007–10 she worked as a senior designer and project manager for Jerszy Seymour Design Workshop in Berlin, designing and managing projects for clients in the furniture and consumer goods industry (Magis, Vitra, Groupe SEB et al.), as well as editions and spatial installations for design galleries and museums (Galerie Kreo, MUDAM Luxembourg, Marta Herford, MAK Wien et al.). As a lecturer for product design at the Kunsthochschule Kassel (2010–15) she taught practice-based design courses and interdisciplinary courses within the department of art history and philosophy. From 2014–17, she was assistant curator at Lothringer13 Halle, a municipal institution for international contemporary art in Munich.
In 2015 she initiated the project Pet Market, which first opened as part of the DMY International Design Festival Berlin. In 2016 she curated the design exhibition Touch deeper at Lothringer13 Halle. Among other projects, she currently curates an exhibition about designed animals for the Marta Museum in Herford, Germany (opening: Sept. 2018).
exhibitions & narrative spaces
workshops & seminars
Product Design & Environments
c/o Sintesi Labs
Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 384 763 39