Design Knowledge Intermediary

Frequency: Bimonthly
Language: English-German

Cover Price: 111 Euro per year
Country of Origin: Germany

form, since 1957 Europe’s leading design magazine, is published by Birkhäuser Verlag and is aimed at all manner of designers: from product and graphics designers through to interior designers and architects. The magazine addresses current trends in international design and places particular emphasis on detailed descriptions of design processes. Furthermore, readers find out everything about new materials and technologies in design. Special printing effects and the works of leading illustrators and photographers are regularly featured. form appears every two months in English and German.

form is not only practically-oriented offering valuable tips for designers in their everyday work but also serves as a source of inspiration for architects, planners, entrepreneurs and retailers specializing in design. With striking printing effects and special design elements each issue is likewise a delight to the eye. There are also regular features on pioneering products from all areas of design (material research, graphic tools, CAD, product overview). Moreover, in every issue of form the main feature addresses one topic in detail – say materials, automotive design, visual trends, paper and finishing, CAD, model building, packaging or corporate design.


Birkhäuser Verlag
Birkhäuser Verlag AG
Viaduktstrasse 42
4051 Basel, Switzerland
Phone: 0041.61.2050707
Fax: 0041.61.2050799
Email: form@form.de