Martin Hertig

About / Contact

Martin is an artist, researcher and designer based in Bern, Switzerland.
Using technology in a playful and subversive way, he creates tangible interactive experiences.

get in touch – email

2021: Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Expanded Cinema at OXYD Kunsträume, Winterthur, CH
2020: Kein Kino, Kino Toni ZHDK, Zürich, CH
2018: Wellcome & BFI Fellowship Ceremony, Wellcome Trust, London, UK
2018: Alternate Realities Tour, National Science and Media Museum, Bradford, UK
2018: Ars Electronica Fesival, POSTCITY, Linz, AT
2018: Alternate Realities Tour, Phi Centre, Montreal, CAN
2018: Alternate Realities, Sheffield Doc/Fest, Trafalger Warehouse Sheffield, UK
2017: Buskers Bern, Berner Münster, Bern, CH
2017: Design Festival Bern, Berner GenerationenHaus, Bern, CH
2016: European Media Art Festival, Kunsthalle Osnabrück, Osnabrück, DE
2016: POETRY, Logotel Space Ventura/Lambrate, Milano Design Week, IT
2015: Global Grad Show, Dubai Design Week, Dubai Design District, UAE
2015: ECAL Diplomas, ECAL, Lausanne, CH
2015: Grafik 15, Maag Halle Zürich, CH
2015: Poetics and Politics of Data, H3K Basel, CH
2015: Data Canvas, Lift China, Shanghai, CN
2015: Data Canvas, National Gallery of Modern Art, Bangalore, IND
2015: Data Canvas, Espace L’Abri, Geneva, CH
2015: ECAL Diplomas, Hong Kong Design Institute, Hong Kong, CN
2014: Delirious Home, Milano Design Week, IT
2020: Design Academy Eindhoven, NL, Master in Social Design, 2 day workshop, with Jesse Howard
2018: Design Academy Eindhoven, NL, Master in Social Design, 1 week workshop, with Jesse Howard, Thibault Brevet and Joao Fonseca
2017: Design Academy Eindhoven, NL, Master in Social Design, 1 week workshop, with Jesse Howard and Thibault Brevet
2017: Powercoders Bern, CH, 3 day crashcourse in UX design & frontend development
2016: Jugendkulturhaus Dynamo Zürich, CH, Multiple introduction-Courses to lasercutting & silkscreen-printing
Fast Company
The Creators Project
BA Visual Communication / Interaction Design,  ECAL, CH, 2013 – 2015
Foundation Year in Arts and Design, SfGB Bern, CH, 2012 – 2013
BSc Industrial Engineering (1 yr), HSLU, CH, 2011 – 2012
Software Developer Apprenticeship, Bern, CH, 2004 – 2008
Design Researcher, 2018 – ongoing
Experience Designer, 2016 – ongoing
Freelance Web Developer, 2011 – 2016
Maker & Workshop Tutor (Swiss Civilian Service), 2015 – 2016
Milkshake Vendor, 2011 – 2015
Web Developer, 2009 – 2011