Onno Onnen

Year of birth, place
1930, Wittmund, Germany
Role at the ZKM
in the collection

Besides his work as a teacher, Onno Onnen developed works in robotics whose concepts deviate from the purely functional idea, and demonstrate the creative handling of technologies.

1951-56 Studied Mechanical Engineering at the University of Karlsruhe.
1956-72 Worked in the industry in measurement and control technology in development, production and management

1972-95 Lecturer at the Fachhochschule Karlsruhe, in: measurement technology, design methodology and project work

Group exhibitions (selection)
1991 Landeskunstwochen Reutlingen Städtisches Kunstmuseum Spendhaus, Reutlingen
1997 »Kunst und Technik«, Esslingen