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.). She is a founding member of KOOPERATIVE GROSSSTADT, a Munich housing co-operative. In this context, she conceives and organizes events all relating to the topics of architectural qualities that foster a cooperative and multifaceted urban life. As a lecturer for product design at the Kunsthochschule Kassel (2010–15) Tanja taught practice-based design courses and interdisciplinary courses within the department of art history and philosophy. She curated the exhibitions Pet Market as part of the DMY International Design Festival Berlin (2015) and Touch deeper at Lothringer13 Halle (2016). In collaboration with the Marta Museum in Herford, Germany, Tanja Seiner currently curates the exhibition “Made to Measure Creatures – Animals and Contemporary Design” (opening: 16. 9. 2018).
Product Design & Environments
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Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 384 763 39