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Andrea Gassner (1975), 1993 – 1998 trained at the Schule für Gestaltung/graphic design class, St. Gallen (CH), graduated with distinction and holds the Swiss certificate of competence in graphic design; 2000 – 2002 took “the graduate programme in graphic design”, which she completed as a Master of Fine Art, Breda (NL); winner of several international awards; teaches at Würzburg University of Applied Sciences (design) and at Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (media design); 2010 jury member for the DAM Architectural Book Award in Frankfurt; 2013 jury member TEC Zürich; 2015 published critiques in Archithese Zürich; 2014 – 2017 jury member for the LAVA Design Award; 2013 – 2019 member of the commission of the State of Vorarlberg (fine and applied art ); since 1999 member of studio Gassner, from 2010 partner in Atelier Gassner KG.
since 2015 member of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale); July 2018 acquisition and refoundation of Atelier Andrea Gassner; since 2018 member of DDC (Deutscher Designer Club)
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Marcel Bachmann (1977) completed training as textile printer, 1996 – 2000 trained in graphic design at the Schule für Gestaltung in Ravensburg (D), completing his studies with distinction – diploma in graphic and information design; since 2000 staff member in studio Atelier Gassner KG.
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Christopher Walser (1988) 2008 - 2013 bachelor and master degree in InterMedia, University of Applied Sciences, Vorarlberg; 2013 internship with “Demner, Merlicek & Bergmann”, Vienna. Since May 2014 in the studio Atelier Gassner KG.
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Katharina Fründ (1987) 2008 - 2014 bachelor and master degree in design, in the fields of information and communication from the University of Applied Sciences Münster (D); 2013 internship with “Lambert und Lambert”, Düsseldorf. Since July 2014 in the studio Atelier Gassner KG.

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Alberto Alessi (1964) architect with an atelier in Zurich and since 2009 Senior Lecturer for History and Theory of Architecture at the University of Liechtenstein and at the HSLU Lucerne University of Applied Sciences.

Reinhard Gassner (1950) opened his own design office in Feldkich in 1976 – from 1987 in Schlins/Vorarlberg; from 1996 to 1999 external consultant and design head of the InterMedia course at the University of Applied Sciences, Dornbirn/Vorarlberg; Gassner’s works have received many international awards and have been widely published; in addition to regular commissions, Gassner also works internationally as a curator, lecturer and author; member of the Austrian professional association Design Austria and of the Alliance Graphique Internationale AGI; from 2010 partner in Atelier Gassner KG.
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Marko Sauer (1974) studied German philology, history, education and architecture. He worked for three years as a project architect with Staufer & Hasler in Frauenfeld. Subsequently, he was an assistant director at the Hochbauamt of the City of St.Gallen and from 2013 to 2016, a journalist at TEC21. In addition, since 2013 he has been a freelance publicist with articles in various professional journals and daily papers, as well as diverse book projects. From 2016 to 2017, director of Spacespot. Since 2018 editor-in-chief of Modulør.