Vita

portrait_mark_lukasMark Lukas studied Communicationdesign at Hochschule für Gestaltung in Schwäbisch Gmünd. In 2012 the Concepter and Designer of Digital User Interfaces worked with Intuity Media Lab in Stuttgart on Digital Services for Bosch AG and Gira Gierpiesen.

In 2015 he was graduating in Master of Interface Design with his Master-Thesis "Smelling Data" at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam. Today he is researching and devoloping in future mobility as an User Experience Designer at Volkswagen Group Future Center Europe.

He is co-author of the book "Prototyping Interfaces – Interactive Sketching with vvvv", which deals with the method of practical prototyping in the field of Interfacedesign. It is the first official book for the visual programming language vvvv.

 

Education

10/2013 – 02/2015

University of Applied Sciences Potsdam
Interfacedesign (Master of Arts)

10/2008 – 02/2012

University of Applied Sciences Schwäbisch Gmünd
Communicationdesign (Bachelor of Arts)

03/2011 – 07/2011

FH Joanneum Graz, Austria
Informationdesign, Exchange Semester

10/2006 – 08/2007

University, Ulm
Computer Sciences (1 Semester)

 

Work

07/2016 – today

Volkswagen Group Future Center Europe, Potsdam
User Experience Designer

05/2015 – 07/2016

Nolte & Lauth GmbH, Berlin
Concepter & UX Designer

06/2014 – 05/2015

Projekt FL², University of Applied Sciences Potsdam
Research Assistant

03/2012 – 06/2013

Verlag Hermann Schmidt, Mainz
Co-Author, Prototyping Interfaces – Interaktives Skizzieren mit vvvv

03/2012 – 03/2013

Intuity Media Lab GmbH, Stuttgart
Concepter & Interfacedesigner

08/2010 – 02/2011

ART+COM AG, Berlin
Intern, Communicationdesign & Interactiondesign

10/2009 – 02/2011

FORMAT magazine, Schwäbisch Gmünd
Designer, Photographer

01/2009 – 07/2010

University of Applied Sciences Schwäbisch Gmünd
Freelance Photographer

05/2007 – 05/2008

Dipool Gbr, Tübingen
Trainee, Print- and Digital Media

 

Skills

Software

Adobe CS (AI, ID, Ps, Fl, Pr, AE), Cinema4D, iWork

Basic Programming

AS2/3, vvvv, Processing, .NET Gadgeteer, HTML5 (CSS)

Languages

German (mother tongue), English (fluently), French (tourist level)

 

Teaching

10/2015

vvvv-Beginner workshop at Nolte & Lauth GmbH

10/2014

Creative Writing Workshop at University of Applied Sciences Potsdam
with Prof. Constanze Langer and Juliane Stutz

09/2014

vvvv-Beginner workshop at Retune Conference 2014
with Jochen Leinberger

10/2011

vvvv-Beginner Workshop at HfG Schwäbisch Gmünd
based on the BA-Thesis work