CUBE: Dieter Rams and Others on a Simple Black Box

Just what is the design viability of a shiny black box? When design students at the Köln International School of Design asked that question of a sizable group of famous graphic, product and architectural designers, the answers where as varied as they where surprisingly deep. Here we bring you the full 8 interviews in the series, including Dieter Rams, van Stammen, Stefan Sagmeister, Marco Piva, Steven Heller, Massimo Iosa Ghini, Michael Erlhoff and Ruedi Baur. It’s an insightful and revealing look inside some very inspiring minds. For more on the project see

Created by Manuel Krings, Marc Pfaff and Andreas Unteidig.

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  1. Hello!
    As the initiators of the project we‘d love to invite you to check out The Black Cube‘s Website, where the project is documented in its entire context:

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