wirmachenbunt is a company specialized in creating interactive exhibits, immersive shows and motion graphics. Our playground is digital by nature, let it be interaction for tradeshows, the web or the transition between. We provide unique solutions incorporating our expertise in interaction design and software development. We create the tools, the toys and rock solid products.
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We are a company of same minded creatives, merging art with technology, interaction design with architecture, code with communication. We exists as a company since 2008. The name wirmachenbunt translates roughly to we (wir) + make (machen) + colorful (bunt).
Christian Engler CEO, research & development
Barbara Engler creative lead and interface designer
Thomas Gross producer, developer, prototyping
Nils Nahrwold producer, developer, interfaces
Joscha Brüning developer, web, VR, AR
Julia Löwe concept & design
Michel Magens 3D artist, motion design
Jens A. Ewald developer, web
Unity & Unreal Game Engines
If we bring Augmented or Virtual Reality concepts to life, we utilize these two well known game engines. It's amazing how tools like this democratized the development of stunning realtime visuals.
cables.gl - beautiful, interactive 3D content for the web
Love at first sight, since we started using cables, our passion for realtime web content keeps growing. Devices and browsers are immensly capable today, rendering the web very attractive for us realtime nerds. cables enables us to bring our experience in interaction, product visualization and edutainment to websites. The time is over for boring text-image-video layouts.
vvvv - hybrid visual/textual live-programming environment
Our go-to-tool for all sorts of ideas, let it be kinetic installations, light staging, touchscreen exhibits, data visualizations, exotic interfaces - you name it. With 15 years of experience, surely our native language.
PUBLICATIONS & AWARDS
German Design Award 2019 - Mercedes-Benz Dialog-Plattform IAA 2017
Red Dot Communication Design Award 2017 in Interface & User Experience Design
ADC - Gold in "Kommunikation im Raum / Craft 2016
CANNES LIONS, - Silver for the overall Production 2016
German Design Award in Gold 2016
Red Dot: Junior Award 2014
ADC Award 2013 - Silber - Kommunikation im Raum
FAMAB Award - Silber - Best Thematic Exhibition
Red Dot Design Award - Winner 2013 – Communication Design