• Paul Gruber

  • social scientist and economics

  • Bolzano

  • Italy

what do designers do?

  • Designers are elaborating ideas in order to visualize feelings, emotions, messages via different media.

  • worked together before


  • additional thoughts

    I think that people from different locations, different cultures and also different economic circumstances share different views about designers. Some think that designers are somehow unnecessary, because their environment is not dependent on the work of a designers. Other people however might consider designers as very important since they are heavily dependent on their work (consider big firms or global players where design plays a crucial role in product sales).

  • working at night per month

    Many times per month.

how do designers develop ideas?

  • I think they start with a brainstorm. Then research on the topic, collecting pictures and inspiration. Then they start to shape their project.

what is an ideal designer like?

  • Reliable, competent, “touched-by-art”, full of ideas, contemporary.

  • relationship with designer

    Never worked with a designer yet.

  • getting along with salary

    They cope well.

  • designer’s monthly salary

    2.001 – 2.500 €

  • Paul Gruber

  • social scientist and economics

  • Bolzano

  • Italy