Prof. Laurent Lacour
Professor Laurent Lacour studied visual communication and art at the University of Art and Design in Offenbach, Germany. He is managing partner of the design studio “hauser lacour” that carries out extensive and award-winning works. These include branding and corporate design projects, among others for Siemens, Swiss Re, Munich Re AG, De Gruyter Wissenschaftsverlag, Fraport AG and Deutsche Börse Group. Its portfolio also includes projects for clients from the cultural sector, such as Kölner Philharmonie, Museum für Moderne Kunst in Frankfurt or Max-Planck-Institut Florenz. Laurent Lacour has taught at the universities of Zurich, Basel, Karlsruhe and Darmstadt. In 2011, he started a full professorship at the design department of the University of Applied Sciences in Düsseldorf.