about

kathrin alischer

operates as a designer in an international and interdisciplinary environment. She is studying Industrial Design at the State Academy of Fine Arts Stuttgart and Collaborative and Industrial Design at the Aalto University Helsinki School of Arts, Design and Architecture.

Her strategic approach is characterised by the close use of materials and cooperation with workshops. She’s an active and optimistic team person with a great sense of challenger mindset. Her projects are not least artefacts that inspire dialogue and ongoing development.

“Kathrin is a positive, forward thinking individual with a great knowledge of design field. She is driven to understand how people behave, what are their needs and how design solutions can challenge or make better life for them.”

Tiina Aarras, Colour and Material Designer in Residence, Sensorial and Experience Led Design Specialist.

student
collaborative and industrial design

seit 2020

aalto university school of arts, design and architecture helsinki



scholarship holder
deutschlandstipendium

seit 2018

ully & chris tine Wohlgemuth Stiftung


student
industrial design

seit 2016

staatliche akademie der bildenden künste stuttgart


developer
daimler ag

working student

01/2018 – 07/2018

technical moulds and rapid prototyping department
strategic planning and development tactile display system including variant relief modules

product designer
mutschler winkler design

internship

09/2016

concept presentation / customer meeting / design drafts
preparation for my upcoming industrial design studies at the abk stuttgart.

model maker
monath + menzel

internship

09/2015 – 03/2016

in preparation for my industrial design studies at the abk stuttgart I worked in the modelling studio monath + menzel

statistician
nah.sh
nvbw

working student

03/2017
05/2015 – 08/2015

statistical survey of traffic flows, volumes and structures in local transport in schleswig-holstein (2017) and baden-württemberg (2015)