Andreas Koop is the founder and owner of the design group koop - an internationally renowned office in the Allgäu. Since 1995, work has been done in the areas of identity / strategy, communication, signage and scenography. He is a graduate designer (sfg) and holds a Master of Advanced Studies from the Design2context Institute of Ruedi Baur at the Zurich University of the Arts. For many years he has been teaching at various universities, working in various juries and advisory boards. Koop combines the areas of research, teaching, theory and practice in his work. He is known for his numerous publications, textbooks and the column "design aspects" in the "novum".