Martin Oberhäuser

Diplom Kommunikations Designer (FH)

Hamburg, Germany
Martin Oberhäuser is an award-winning information- and interfacedesigner working and living in Hamburg, Germany.

During and after his graduation from the university of applied science in Würzburg Martin worked for various Advertising- and Design-studios in Frankfurt, Hamburg and San Francisco. Working as a freelancedesigner since 2006, Martin founded his own design studio in 2011 based in Hamburg.

During his career Martin worked for clients like Adidas, Audi, BMW, Cisco Systems, Deutsche Telekom, Infomotor, MySpace, Nokia, Nordstrom, Samsung and others.

Martin‘s work is inspired by his passion for complex data visualization and informationdesign. He describes his work philosophy like this: "Information is beautiful and life without information is impossible. But it needs someone to filter the mass of information around us and turn it into something read and useable. This is what I do in my work: I create well structured Informationdesign that is easy to use and fun to look at."

Work Experience


February 2011 - Hamburg, Germany

Mutabor Design

Junior Designer

January 2010 - January 2011 Hamburg, Germany

Method Inc.


May 2009 - November 2009 San Francisco, California, United States


Design Freelancer

October 2009 - San Francisco, California, United States

JWT (J. Walter Thompson)

Design Intern

September 2006 - March 2007 Frankfurt, Germany


FH Würzburg Schweinfurt

Graphic Design Diploma

October 2004 - February 2009 Würzburg, Germany


English (Fluent),
German (Native),


If Design

iF Communication Design Award - print media image

If Design

iF Communication Design Award - packaging

Corporate Design Preis

Corporate Design Preis 2010

DDC Award

Graphic Fine Arts Bronze Award

Cannes Lions

Silver Design Lion