Mr. Dipl. Des. Markus Frenzl

Company 4gzl / designkontext markus frenzl
Phone +49 (0)69. 87 36 58
Mobile +49 (0)173. 75 11 46 9
ZIP & city 63071 Offenbach
Address bieberer str. 215


Markus Frenzl, born in 1970, received his diploma in industrial design at HfG Offenbach and founded 4gzl/designkontext ( in 2000, specialising in design consulting, strategy development and corporate publishing. Among his clients are companies such as Dornbracht, e15, Gaggenau, Lufthansa, Materialworks, Merten, Messe Frankfurt, Mykita, Otto Public Furnishing, Phonak, Sign and Stylepark. His work received several design prizes.

As a design critic, he contributes to books and publishes regularly in publications such as Baumeister, Design Report, Elle Decoration, Hear the World, Switch and Stylepark Magazine, where he focuses on the culture of design, everyday culture, the social and cultural relevance of design, design history, design theory, design management and color in design. He gives lectures on related issues at design schools, design institutions and for companies and has participated in panel discussions and design jurys. Since 2003 he has also worked as a lecturer for design theory and product semantics at HfG Offenbach.