Established as a private crafts school in 1832, it then became the School of Arts and Crafts and is today one of the world’s most prestigious art colleges. 

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5 days ago

EDIDA – Elle Deco International Design Awards

The 25 editions of the Elle Decoration international network have chosen Sebastian Herkner (HfG-Alumnus) and his studio as one of the 2015 winners of the prestigious EDIDA (Elle Deco International Design Awards). Voted by the 25 editors-in-chief of Elle...

5 days ago

»Gleiche Liebe, falsche Liebe?!?« (Same love, wrong love?!?)

Offenbach’s university start-up PixelPEC has made an eight-minute animation feature for the ARTE-TV documentary »Gleiche Liebe, falsche Liebe?!?« (Same love, wrong love?!?). Co-produced with Hessischer Rundfunk broadcasting station, the documentary will be shown on arte on May...

6 days ago

DeTao Academy

Klaus Hesse, professor for Conceptual Design and Dean of Department Visual Communication at the Hochschule für Gestaltung in Offenbach has been elected to join the ranks as DeTao Master of Identity, Design and Communication.

12 days ago

It's time for China 2030

Prof. Klaus Hesse, together with Prof. Huang Jun, staged an identity workshop for students at the GXNU School of Design in Guilin for a 2030 World Cup in China.

18 days ago

2015 Ernst & Young Charity Auction

Once again this year the Ernst & Young Charity Auction of works by students of HfG Offenbach and the Städel Academy in Frankfurt, will take place during the Night of the Museums on April 25. The auction will be held in Frankfurt’s Museum Angewandte Kunst Frankfurt.

20 days ago

Exhibition »Materialdesign«

Prof. Markus Holzbach and his team from Institute for Materialdesign IMD of the Faculty of Product Design at the HfG Offenbach, University of Art and Design exhibits research works during the Salone del Mobili in Milan.

1 month ago

HfG-Alumni on Arduino

»DaDaBox«, a student project of Jifei Ou will be shown on

2 months ago

TDC Awards

Works by students from the Typography field of teaching and by Prof. Sascha Lobe have won awards at the Type Directors Club New York (TDC) competition.


14 May until 10 July 2015
14 May Thursday

Kunstflug 2015

11:30 AM, Mannheim
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19 May Tuesday

Il buono, il brutto, la realtà: Margret Hoppe

07:00 PM, Isenburger Schloss, linke Kapelle
26 May Tuesday

Il buono, il brutto, la realtà: Susanne Kriemann

07:00 PM, Isenburger Schloss, linke Kapelle
2 June Tuesday

Il buono, il brutto, la realtà: Christiane Feser

07:00 PM, Isenburger Schloss, linke Kapelle
9 June Tuesday

Il buono, il brutto, la realtà: Andreas Schlaegel

07:00 PM, Isenburger Schloss, linke Kapelle
10 July Friday

18. HfG-Rundgang

until 12 July

On going


until 27 May 2015

Lichtbild und Datenbild - Spuren konkreter Fotografie

until 31 May 2015


Diplom presentation

8 May 2015


14 May 2015


25 May 2015


4 June 2015

Subsidiary diplom

11 June 2015

re-register WiSe 15/16

9 July until 6 August 2015

Hochschule für Gestaltung Offenbach am Main

University of Art and Design

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