Jianping He

Jianping He (CN)

(b.1973, China) Graphic designer, professor and freelance publisher currently living in Berlin. He studied graphic design at the China Academy of Art (1991-­94), Master of Fine Arts in Berlin University of the Arts (1997-­2001) and had his Ph.D. of cultural history in Free University of Berlin (2011). He used to serve in Berlin University of the Arts, employed as a guest professor by Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and China Academy of Art in Hangzhou, and also as the Ph.D. student's supervisor of China Academy of Art. In 2002 he established his own design studio and publishing house, hesign, based in Berlin with the other branch in Hangzhou since 2008. He is also a member of the Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI).