August 29, 2011

Contact/ Curriculum Vitae


Kristin Maurer
Transvaalkade 73
1092 JS Amsterdam

Curriculum Vitae

Born November 28, 1970 in Stuttgart, Germany

2011 Master Interior Architecture, Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam
2007-2010 Architectural Design, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam
2004-2006 Architecture, TU Delft
1999 Second state examination in Berlin
1995 -2000 Doctoral thesis / PhD
"Cross-border injunctions of consumer organisations"
Faculty of Law at the Humboldt University of Berlin
1995 First state examination in Berlin
1992-1995 Law studies, University of Hamburg, Germany
1990-1992 Law studies, Albert-Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Germany

2006-2007 Mediamatic, Amsterdam
Exhibition design, including design for "El Hema" and "Girlfriend Experience"
2002-2004 Mediamatic, Amsterdam
Legal advice, fundraising, workshop organization
2001-2002 Stephan communications, Kulturmanagement, Berlin
Marketing, Public Relations
1999-2000 Thümmel, Schütze & Partner, Law firm, Berlin
German and European Business Law
1998-1999 GlobaLex, Law firm Brussels
European law
1997-1998 Articled clerkship at the Court of Appeal Berlin
- Regional Court of Berlin (insurance law)
- Public Prosecutor’s Office, Berlin (youthgroup violence)
- Ministry of Finance, Berlin
1996-1997 Brinkmann & Partner, Law firm, Potsdam, Germany
Business law, insolvency law, labour law

Awards and Nominations
2010 Shields and Shelter: Nominated for the GRA Awards (Gerrit Rietveld Academy Awards),
Applied Arts
2007 El HEMA: Winner Dutch Design Awards in the category "Visual Identity"

2010 Mediamatic Ignite # 1, 9 July 2010, Mediamatic Foundation Amsterdam
lecture on "Shields and Shelter"

2010 "Extensive review Ignite Amsterdam # 1",
2010 "Architectural Anxiety", thesis, published by
2009 Trouw, January 6, 2009 "De Zeezender," Volkskrant, January 6, 2009, Interview (following
the opening of the project "De Zee naar Harderwijk")
2001 "Cross-border injunctions of consumer organisations"/ "Unterlassungsklagen von
Verbraucherschutzverbaenden bei grenzueberschreitenden Rechtsstreitigkeiten"
published by Lit-Verlag