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Konzepthaus Podcasts


Listen to live reviews from the show floors of the world’s biggest auto shows, and learn about the design philosophies and career paths of the industry’s top designers and engineers. Our special guests include industry leaders from the world’s largest manufacturers and mobility design pioneers.


EP 25: The Future of Car Design with Chris Bangle

Martin invited Chris Bangle to talk about his thoughts on the change of the relationships people had with their cars, where the industry stands and what the next big thing might be that could transform the car design industry.


EP 24: Designing on a Budget

Martin and Eric return to talk about the recent Goodwood Festival of Speed and do two things that we have never done before on this podcast: Talk about cars for the Indian market and complement BMW. Furthermore, our Hosts discuss numerous newly debuted cars such as the latest concepts revealed by BMW, KIA, Ford and the revived De Tomaso.


EP 23: Design Philosophy with Anders Warming

In our fourth special episode, Martin invited Anders Warming to talk about the experiences that formed his career, his own design philosophy, what made him start his own business and where he sees his independent design studios like his own venture.


EP 22: Talkin' New York

In this episode, Martin Eric talk about the New York auto show we missed since we went to the Auto Shanghai, even more, unveiled cars since then and talk about their most inspiring car movies and movie cars.


EP 21: Special Episode - The Story of a Tribute with Takumi Yamamoto

In our third special episode, Martin has invited the great Takumi Yamamoto, known for his work not only on the GTbyCitroen but also his own Tribute for David Bowie, the "portrait of db" an interpretation of the artist as a car presented at the Festival Automobile Internationale 2018 in Paris.


EP 20: Review - The Auto Shanghai 2019

Tune in into our review live from the show floor of the biggest auto show in the world. Eric and Martin look back at two days at the Auto Shanghai, tell us what's new, how Chinese transportation design is evolving and of course crown the best and worst concepts and production cars.


EP 19: Should I stay or should I go

Join Eric and Martin in our twelfth Episode where Eric and Martin talk about the implications a possible Brexit scenario could have for the car design industry especially in Britain and a preview of the next auto shows we will attend and the ones we will, unfortunately, miss out on.

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EP 18: Review - The Geneva International Motor Show 2019

Live from the Geneva International Motor Show Martin and Eric give you our grand review for one of the worlds best auto shows.


EP 17: School's out.

New year, new auto show season and a new episode of the GESTALTEN Podcast. In our first regular episode, Martin and Eric talk about the most recent changes in positions in the automobile industry, trends in open positions, impressions from the recent student shows we went to and where the demand in the industry is heading.


EP 16: Review - The NAIAS 2019

The year is still fresh and we travelled to Detroit to attend the last first auto show of the year. While the show comes to a close, Eric and Martin take some time to review the past two days, and give us an insight into their thoughts of the presented concept and production cars. Also noteworthy due to absence of BMW, we decided to skip the BMW bashing in this episode. We are looking forward to Geneva.


EP 15: Review - 2018 - The good the bad and the ugly

As 2018 is coming to a close and Christmas being just around the corner, Martin and Eric sit down and look back at an eventful year. In this episode, Eric and Martin crown their best and worst concept and production cars of 2018 as well as the best and worst design teams of 2018.


EP 14: Review - The Los Angeles Auto Show 2018

Eric and Martin sit down at the show and give us a brief review of the exhibitiors, the cars that were unveiled and the show in general.