Alexander Jordan, France

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Alex Jordan is a graphic designer, photographer and (ancient) professor.

1966: university entrance diploma. 1966–70: studies at the Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf (Academy of Fine Arts). This was followed by his first steps as an artist, husband, father, teacher and photographer.

1976: arrives at the graphic studio Grapus in Paris.

Learns about graphic design, in exchange for his own creative and political talents.

1985: founded the photo collective le bar Floréal.

1989: foundation of the graphic-design-group Nous Travaillons Ensemble in the interior of (1990 self-dissolving) Grapus with Ronit Meirovitz and Anette Lenz. (www.noustravaillonsensemble.fr)

1990: National Graphic design award for Grapus (Pierre Bernard, Gérard Paris-Clavel, Jean-Paul Bachollet, Alex Jordan) after the break up of the group.

1993 - 2013: professorship in the communication- and design department of the academy Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee. (www.kh-berlin.de).

Look also on www.laforge.org

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    Alexander Jordan, France (1989)

    Alex Jordan is a graphic designer, photographer and (ancient) professor. 1966: university entrance diploma. 1966–70: studies at the Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf (Academy of Fine Arts). This was followed by his first steps as...

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    Alexander Jordan, France (1989)

      Alex Jordan is a graphic designer, photographer and (ancient) professor.

      1966: university entrance diploma. 1966–70: studies at the Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf (Academy of Fine Arts). This was followed by his first steps as an artist, husband, father, teacher and photographer.

      1976: arrives at the graphic studio Grapus in Paris.

      Learns about graphic design, in exchange for his own creative and political talents.

      1985: founded the photo collective le bar Floréal.

      1989: foundation of the graphic-design-group Nous Travaillons Ensemble in the interior of (1990 self-dissolving) Grapus with Ronit Meirovitz and Anette Lenz. (www.noustravaillonsensemble.fr)

      1990: National Graphic design award for Grapus (Pierre Bernard, Gérard Paris-Clavel, Jean-Paul Bachollet, Alex Jordan) after the break up of the group.

      1993 - 2013: professorship in the communication- and design department of the academy Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee. (www.kh-berlin.de).

      Look also on www.laforge.org