Belgium-born but Berlin-Based Max Borka worked as an allround journalist, before becoming a curator, author and consultant in the field of design. He’s a former director of the Interieur Foundation and designbrussels, was a co-founder of DAMn¨ magazine, and founded Mapping The Design World, communicating socially more responsible forms of design on a worldwide level. He’s also a co-founder and –director of State of Design Berlin, a new design festival that will live its first edition in May 2016, and teaches Design Theory at the Fachhochschule Potsdam. Exhibitions curated by Borka include Nullpunkt, Nieuwe German Gestaltung and Spagat!, Design Istanbul Tasarimi, both at MARTa Herford, and Istanbul Alphabet, at the Museum der Dinge in Berlin. He’s also member of the selection committee of the Interieur Biennale.
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