Fabian Wurm (*1957) studied German and American literature and sociology at Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University in Frankfurt am Main. He was the editor of various newspapers and magazines, such as "Design Report", "form – Zeitschrift für Gestaltung" and "Horizont – Zeitung für Marketing, Werbung und Medien". From 1997 to 2002, he was a lecturer in design history at the Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Stuttgart. Wurm works as a freelance journalist and book author in Frankfurt am Main.