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Dr.habil. Harald GRÜNDL Co-Founder and Managing Partner, EOOS Design Studio; Founder and Director, Institute of Design Research Vienna


1988-1994 Studied Industrial Design, graduated with honours at the University for Applied Arts Vienna 1995 Founded EOOS together with Martin Bergmann and Gernot Bohmann 1997-1998 Paris Fellowship of the Republic of Austria for EOOS 2002-2005 Doctorate in Philosophy with honours from the University of Vienna and University of Applied Arts Vienna 2008 Founding of the Institute of Design Research Vienna (IDRV) 2009 Awarded Dr. phil. habil. in the field of "Theory and History of Design" 2010-2011 Visiting professor specialising in design, University of Fine Arts, Hamburg 2011 Sustainable Product Design, Department for Spatial and Sustainable Design, TU Vienna 2014 Design reinstallation and curatorial guidance of the former study collection "MAK DESIGN LABOR", Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna 2015 Vienna Biennale 2015: ideas for Change. Curator (with Thomas Geisler, MAK): "2015: Smart Life in the City", Museum for Applied Arts, Vienna 2016 La Biennale di Venezia - Architettura: "Social Furniture by EOOS", Austrian Pavillion 2017 Curator, Vienna Biennale 2017: Robots. Work. Our Future. Together with Ulrike Haele and Martina Fineder: "CityFactory. New Work. New Design"