Jannik Bussmann (*1992) is a designer and new media artist currently based in Germany. After an apprenticeship as a media designer, he is studying Media & Interaction Design at University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück. He is the co-founder of the independent art and music label Serum, which combines sound, light and live visuals in the various styles of electronic music.

Jannik works at the intersection between interaction, space and communication. Driven by a strong hands-on approach, he strives to create timeless original design ideas that inspires to rethink, reimagine and reshape. In his work he is exploring the potentials of human perception, abstract storytelling and the varied processes of interaction. Influenced by the curiosity of new technologies and inspired by the beauty of material properties, he aims to blur the boundaries between the virtual and the physical world. His works exists both digital and as lights, installations, objects, videos and prints. Mainly he is working interdisciplinary and collaborative.


⟶ mail: hello[at]jannikbussmann[dot]de
⟶ social: Twitter, Instagram, Vimeo

Events (Selected – Latest on top)

2018/10/12 – 2018/10/13 - Workshop "Typedaze" at Industrial Design HS Osnabrück, Germany

2018/10/05 – 2018/10/06 - Workshop "Typedaze" at Industrial Design HS Osnabrück, Germany

2018/07/05 – 2018/07/09 - Premiere of "METRIK" at Feel Festival, Bergheider See, Brandenburg, Germany

2018/04/21 - Live Visual Performance at European Media Art Festival (Nightshift) with Mix Mup, Christoph De Babalon, Even Tuell at Glanz&Gloria, Germany

2018/04/20 - Live Visual Performance at European Media Art Festival (Nightshift) with OneTake, Leibniz, Herr Pangasius at Glanz&Gloria, Germany

2018/03/31 - Premiere of "20Grad" at EXIT, Skatehalle Osnabrück, Germany


2017/12/31 - Premiere of "AALTO" at Kulturbunker Cologne, Germany

2017/10/21 – 2017/10/23 - Workshop "Typedaze" at Industrial Design HS Osnabrück, Germany

2017/10/14 – 2017/10/16 - Workshop "Typedaze" at Industrial Design HS Osnabrück, Germany

2017/10/02 - CreativeMonday Talk about my work at NorthernLight Studios, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2017/04/29 - Live Visual Performance at European Media Art Festival (EMAF Nightshift)
with Legowelt, Colin Benders, Magnetic and Coders, Kafka X & MARCIK, Festival, OsnabrückHalle, Germany

2017/04/15 - Live Visual Performance at EXIT with CVBox, Ednick, Bela S., Club Event, Skatehalle Osnabrück, Germany

2017/03/18 - Live Visual Performance at European Media Art Festival (PUSH Forward / AV Salon Prelude) with Saturated Mōmen, Zimmertheater, Osnabrück, Germany


2016/12/09 - Live Visual Performance at Serum#14 with Peggy Gou, Club Event, Kleine Freiheit, Osnabrück, Germany

2016/09/21 - Live Visual Performance at Serum#13 with The Drifter, Club Event, Skatehalle Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany

2016/09/09 - Live Visual Performance at 909stories, Club Event, Conny Kramer, Münster, Germany

2016/08/21 – 2016/08/20 - Workshop "Typedaze" at Vitischanze, Osnabrück, Germany

2016/08/14 – 2016/08/13 - Workshop "Typedaze" at Vitischanze, Osnabrück, Germany

2016/08/12 - Live Visual Performance at Serum#12 with Cuthead, Break SL, Philipp Demankowski, Club Event, Kleine Freiheit, Osnabrück, Germany

2016/04/23 - Live Visual Performance at European Media Art Festival (EMAF Nightshift with Hulk Hodn aka Hodini, Schoo&Rauer), Festival, Osnabrück, Germany

2016/04/08 - Live Visual Performance at Serum#10 with Orson Wells, Club Event, Kleine Freiheit, Osnabrück, Germany

2016/02/05 - Live Visual Performance at Serum Showcase, Club Event, UNTEN, Kassel, Germany


2015/12/11 - Live Visual Performance at Serum#09 with Jacob Korn, Jaures, Carl Suspect, Club Event, Kleine Freiheit, Osnabrück, Germany

2015/10/31 - Live Visual Performance at Serum#08 with Ed Davenport, Arne Zabel, Club Event, Skatehalle Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany

2015/09/12 - Live Visual Performance at Finales Fiasko by Permanent Aktiv, Festival, Kaserne Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany

2015/08/14 - Live Visual Performance at Serum#07 with Frits Wentink, Club Event, Kleine Freiheit, Osnabrück, Germany

2015/05/30 - Live Visual Performance at Serum#06 with Biodub, Club Event, Skatehalle Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany

2015/04/10 - Live Visual Performance at Serum#05 with Esther Duijn, Hans Steuber, Club Event, Kleine Freiheit, Osnabrück, Germany

Resume

Employments

since 2013
Serum Kollektiv
Osnabrück & Cologne, Germany
Co-Founder / Creative Lead
2017-2018
NorthernLight
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Designer
2015-2017
European Media Art Festival (EMAF)
EMAF INIT
Direction, Concept & Curatorial work
2015-2017
University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück
Department of Communications
Research Assistant – Communication Design
2015–2017
University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück
Department of Industrial Design
Tutor for Typography
2016
University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück
Department of Industrial Design
Tutor for Design Methodologies
2015
University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück
Department of Media & Interaction Design
Tutor Interaction Design
2014–2015
Garmanzky Webconsulting
Osnabrück & Munich, Germany
Social Media / Web Analyst
2011–2014
Kuhl|Frenzel – Agentur für Kommunikation
Osnabrück, Germany
Media Designer (apprenticeship)
2009–2011
Stagehand

Education

since 2014
University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück
Media & Interaction Design
2011–2014
BBS Westerberg Osnabrück
Vocational school for Technology & Design
2011
Gymnasium "In der Wüste" Osnabrück
Higher education

Exhibitions

European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany, 26.-30. April 2017

Ich bin klein, mein Herz ist rein [#5 Quatsch mit Computern], Osnabrück, Germany, 24.–26. Juni 2016
DMY International Design Festival, Berlin, Germany, 2.-5. Juni 2016
OpenHouse, Osnabrück, Germany, 19. Mai 2016
European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany, 20.-24. April 2016

European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany, 22.-26. April 2015
Freiraum, Osnabrück, Germany, 02. April 2015

Awards & Decorations

DMY Education Award 2016