Meet the guests of 6th Brumen: Oliver Reichenstein
Swiss born philosopher, self-thaught programmer. He founded Information Architects (iA) after moving to Tokio and learning abouot Japanese design principles, intertwining them with Swiss tradition.Oliver Reichenstein was born in 19971 in Basel, Switzerland. He learned programming as a computer kid in the early 80ies. After studying Philosophy in Basel and Paris, he started working as interactive brand consultant for Interbrand Zurich. He moved to Japan in September 2003 and started iA Inc in 2005. iA runs offices in Zurich and Tokyo. iA has set new standards in interaction design with clients like DIE ZEIT, Tages-Anzeiger and Freitag and its best selling text editor called iA Writer.
- iA website
- interview in The Verge: Good Design is Invisible
- interview in Business Insider: A Q&A With iA Writer's Oliver Reichenstein: How He Got To 400,000 Downloads With A Super Simple App
- intevju za Johnny Holland