Carlo Scherer


October 2010 to July 2012
Masters in Media & Design Management at RheinMain University of Applied Sciences, Wiesbaden
Concentrations: Corporate Design, Corporate Communication, Richt Media Application Design
Masters thesis: »Semiotics as an instrument in qualified design criticism«

September 2006 to July 2010
Bachelors in Communication Design at RheinMain University of Applied Sciences, Wiesbaden
Bachelors thesis: book project »What any designer needs to know about signs – theory meets practice«

September 2003 to July 2006
Vocational collage Würzburg, Mediadesigner for digital print medias

August 2000 to June 2002
Gutenberg school Frankfurt (higher secondary vocational school), design & art


September 2013 to present
Junior Designer, mds Creative, Berlin

March to August 2013
Intern (brand consulting), Scholz & Friends Identify, Berlin

August to Oktober 2012
Intern (design), MetaDesign, Berlin

August to September 2011
Design student employee (design), department of marketing at SYRACOM AG, Wiesbaden

August 2009
Intern (art & design), Hamilton Wood Type Museum, Two Rivers, USA

March, August and Oktober 2007
Intern (art & design), Druckladen of the Gutenberg Museum, Mainz

September 2003 to Jule 2006
Appranticeship (Mediadesigner for digital print medias)
f.a.n. Frankenstolz Schlafkomfort H. Neumeyer GmbH & Co. KG, Mainaschaff

May 2003 to August 2003
Intern (design), Breitenbach & Pötschick GmbH,
creative agency for social- and environmental communication, design and advertising, Aschaffenburg

July 2002 bis März 2003
Military service (typesetting)
Battailon for Operative Information, Mayen / Koblenz

July 2001
Intern (design)
Dragon Brand Consulting Limited, London, UK


22. August 2013
Lecture: »What any designer needs to know about signs – basics for a better argumentation«
Scholz & Friends Academy, Berlin

WS 2011/12
Project assistant, supervised by professor Guido Ludes
»Newspaper-Art« department of communication design
RheinMain University of Applied Sciences, Wiesbaden