Graphic Design & Visual Communication
Denise is an art director, designer, and lecturer based in Berlin. She was born in Boston and grew up in Tokyo and Marburg, Germany. After her MA studies of Visual Communication at Merz Akademie, Hochschule für Gestaltung,, in Stuttgart and the University of Portsmouth, UK, she worked for and with international design teams and studios since 2012 independently, with an emphasis on brand identity, print, and editorial design. Her passion for magazines, networking with other creatives, and traveling led her to become a publisher and art director of VOW magazine, an independent publication about spaces and places and a constant source of inspiration for her work.