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Achim Heine

Achim Heine, industrial designer, educator. Recipient Federal Award for Product Design, Frankfurt, 1996. Board trustees German Design Council, since 1997.

Background

  • Heine, Achim was born on June 11, 1955 in Bischofsheim, Germany. Son of Joachim and Gisela (Braun) Heine.

  • Education

    • Diploma, Hochschule Gestaltung, Offenbach, Germany, 1984.

    Career

    • Co-founder Ginbande Design, Frankfurt, Germany, 1985—1995. Managing director Heine/Lenz/Zizka, since 1989. Professor University of the Arts, Berlin, since 1993.

      Founder Heine Associates, since 1995. Jury member Federal Award Product Design, 1996.

    Works

    • Designer pullout table/bench system, table system (Furniture of Year award 1988), extendable lamp (Innovative Design 1994).

    Membership

    Board trustees German Design Council, since 1997.

    Connections

    • father: Joachim Heine
    • mother: Gisela (Braun) Heine
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    Born June 11, 1955
    (age 62)
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    • 1984
      Hochschule Gestaltung
    • 1985 - 1995
      Co-founder Ginbande Design
      Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany, Hessen, Germany, Germany
    • 1989
      managing director, Heine/Lenz/Zizka
    • 1993
      professor, University of the Arts
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1995
      founder Heine Associate, s

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