|2005 - current
||In January ZORA opens offices in Düsseldorf. In April Britta begins teaching Typography at the
University of Applied
|2003 - 2005
||Associate Professor/Art Director at the Interaction
Design Institute Ivrea, Italy. As the Institute’s Art Director she is responsible for all on- and offline publications.
The “Interaction Design Almanacco 2003”, the first in a series of books published by the Institute, wins an
iF Award (in collaboration with Esther Mildenberger,
|1999 - 2003
||Senior Designer and Creative Project Lead at frog design,
San Francisco. Projects range from CD-ROMs, kiosks, web sites, software
applications to interfaces for various consumer products. Clients
include Motorola, Disney, Napster, Microsoft and Real Networks.
||Her work for a friend’s self-promotional web site, Studio Askenasy,
wins an ID Magazine Design Award. Two other projects, Flash Microsites for Henry Rollins and
Linda Davis at Dreamworks Records are awarded the
Communication Arts Award of Excellence.
|1998 - 1999
||Senior Designer at Studio Archetype/Sapient, San Francisco. Clients include 3Com,
Palm and Hallmark Flowers.
||Graduates from the Minneapolis College of Art & Design with a Master in Fine Arts
in Visual Studies. Her graduate project is awarded a Gold Pencil by The One Show Interactive, New York
(in collaboration with Michael Craig).
|1996 - 1998
||Moves to Minneapolis, Minnesota to study Digital Media under Piotr Szyhalski.
In her second year she teaches 2D Foundation classes to freshmen and sophomor students and various evening classes in the
college’s Continuing Studies program.
|1994 - 1995
||Junior Art Director at Hildmann & Schneider/BBDO, Düsseldorf. Clients include Kaldewei, Sympatex,
The Body Shop.
||Graduates from the University of Applied Sciences, Düsseldorf with a Diploma in Visual
Communication/Graphic-Design. The “Japanese Calendar” is awarded a Silver Medal by the Art Director’s Club
of Germany (in collaboration with Ute Sollmann).
|1992 - 1994
||While a design student she works as part-time designer at Kreutz & Partner advertising agency, Düsseldorf under
Clients include FSB Franz Schneider Brakel, Gilden Kölsch, Mercedes
Benz. Thonet. The “Journal der Klinken & Moden” for FSB and the
Mercedes Benz Taxikalender” are awarded an Honorable Mention and a Gold
Medal by the Art Director’s Club of Germany respectively.