Andreas Unteidig (Dr. phil.) is a Design Researcher and currently a postdoctoral scholar at the Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society/University of the Arts Berlin, where he leads the research group “Inequality and digital sovereignty”. Since 2019, he is acting professor (Verwalter der Professur) for design studies at Braunschweig University of the Arts. He studied Design at Köln International School of Design (Cologne, Germany) and Parsons The New School for Design (New York, USA), and earned a doctoral degree at the University of Arts in Berlin, Germany. In his research, he is currently focused on the development of networks and alliances between designers, technologists, activists, and policymakers to collectively create, appropriate and discuss just, sustainable and socially progressive approaches to technology and processes of digitalization. He has been teaching design research & theory since 2013, co-founded the transdisciplinary research group Civic Infrastructures and published a wide range of academic articles and conference papers. His work has been presented at international exhibitions, such as Transmediale, the Venice Architecture Biennale, the Radical Networks exhibition and the German Embassy of New York.
Publikationen & Vorträge:
Unteidig, Andreas (2019): Vom Werk zum Werkzeug. Zur Rolle des Designs im Kontext politischen Handelns. Dissertationsschrift, UdK Berlin. DOI: DOI: 10.25624/kuenste-1157
Smyth, Michael; Helgason, Ingi; Schuler, Douglas; Auger, James; Unteidig, Andreas et al. (2018): Maker Movements, Do-It-Yourself Cultures and Participatory Design: Implications for HCI Research. Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference, Montreal.
Herlo, Bianca; Unteidig, Andreas; Jonas, Wolfgang; Gaziulusoy, Idil (2017): Perspectives On Socially And Politically Oriented Practices In Design. A discussion-based workshop. The Design Journal, 20(sup1):S4710-S4713. DOI: 10.1080/14606925.2017.1352969
Unteidig et. al (2017): Digital Commons, Urbans Struggles and the Role(s) of Design. The Design Journal, 20(sup1):S3106-S3120. DOI: 10.1080/14606925.2017.1352818
Joost, Gesche; Bredies, Katharina; Christensen, Michelle; Conradi, Florian; Unteidig, Andreas (Eds.): Design as Research – Positions, Arguments, Perspectives. Basel: Birkhäuser 2016.
Unteidig, Andreas; Herlo, Bianca; Reiter, Lutz (2015): The Hybrid Meeting Point. An urban infrastructure for interacting across boundaries of difference. Proceedings of Hybrid City 2015: Data to the People. Athens: URIAC, pp. 87-94.
Joost, Gesche; Unteidig, Andreas (2015): Design and Social Change: The Changing Environment of a Discipline in Flux. In: Jonas, Wolfgang; Zerwas, Sarah; von Anshelm, Kristof (2015): Transformation Design. Perspectives on a New Design Attitude. Basel: Birkhäuser, pp.134-148.