Prof. Michel de Boer
Professor Michel de Boer studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and Higher Technologies in Rotterdam. In 1989, he became creative managing partner at Studio Dumbar. In 2011, he started his independent design company, MdB Associates, with associated offices in Germany, Korea and Hong Kong. In 2014, he opened his new office De Boer & Wang Studio in Shanghai, which is part of the DeTao Group. With more than 30 years of experience, Michel de Boer has worked for clients such as Apple, Allianz, Shell, Nike, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz and TNT. In 2005, he became visiting professor at the Istituto Universitario di Architettura in Venice, Italy. He is also an advisor at the Willem de Kooning Academy in Rotterdam, professor at the SIVA-DeTao University and a member of the Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI) and of D&AD in the UK.