Konrad Renner, Professor of Digitale Grafik
Konrad Renner (*1982), together with Christoph Knoth, is professor of Digitale Grafik at the HFBK Hamburg in the department of Graphic Art / Typography / Photography starting 2017. Renner studied at the University of Art and Design Burg Giebichenstein in Halle where he received his diploma in 2011.
After working at Project Projects in New York he founded the studio Knoth & Renner together with Christoph Knoth in 2011. Among others they worked on the websites for Casco Utrecht, Werkleitz Halle, Schauspiel Stuttgart, Kunsthalle Zurich, the New Zealand and the German pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2015, the artist group !Mediengruppe Bitnik, the artist Simon Denny, Spector Books and the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Deutscher Kunstvereine.
Konrad Renner taught as artistic associate for three years in the MA programme for Editorial Design at the University of Art and Design Burg Giebichenstein in Halle and was a visiting lecturer in the class of Fons Hickmann at the Berlin University of Arts (UdK). In 2016 he was, together with Christoph Knoth, a guest researcher as a substitute for the professor in typography at the Bauhaus-University in Weimar where they started the project Digital Typography.