Mischa Appel is a Graphic Designer, Co-Founder of HouseTMM and lecturer at the University of the Arts Utrecht.

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Mischa Appel is a Dutch Graphic Designer and Creative Director living and working in Utrecht (NL). He graduated from the University of the Arts Utrecht with a BA in Graphic Design in 2018. Since then he has been active in various roles relating to design, education and the cultural field. His professional activities range from directing a creative agency to building and developing artistic and educational practices.
        Together with Thomas van de Geest and Michaël Jovanović he co-founded Graphic Design studio HouseTMM, a collaborative design studio that re-imagines the traditional graphic design practice by developing meaningful and intriguing projects that fit their purpose. In addition to his activities at HouseTMM he is a lecturer in Typography and Graphic Design at the departments of Graphic Design and Photography at the University of the Arts Utrecht.

Publications and press include It’s Nice That (1), The 10 most beautiful photobooks of 2021 by De Volkskrant (2), The GDFS 2019 Poster Book & Exhibition (3), It’s Nice That (4), Printed Pages Autumn/Winter 2018 (5), BNO Pioniers 2018 at Het Nieuwe Instituut (6), Fontanel Dutch Design Talents 2018 (7) and It’s Nice That (8).
        Clients and collaborators include &Walsh, Centraal Museum Utrecht, the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, the Dutch National Opera and Ballet, EKKO, Kevin Osepa, Le Guess Who?, MacGuffin Magazine, het Nieuwe Instituut, Rijksoverheid, Somesuch, Sonos, the Spice Girls, Tivoli Vredenburg, Tommy Jeans, the University of the Arts Utrecht, VBCN and the VPRO.