Marius Bauer

Illustration & Interaction Design

Microsoft Windows 8

  • This summer I joined the Microsoft Design team to create the key visuals for it´s latest version of the most used software worldwide, Windows. 12 years ago when I started to create user interfaces and illustrations, Windows was my entry point to the discipline. And ever since it was my top of the list projects to create the default Wallpaper.
  • To clarify, I designed the Startscreen and Lockscreen background. All other motion and design assets belong to their respectful owners. 

  • I am very excited to see my work being featured on, the global launch events in New York, Shanghai, Berlin and awards from Fast Co Design, The Verge and many more. Here´s a selection of my favorite features:



“Technology is present as part of our activities, professions and relations. I use technology as a tool to help enrich our lives.”

All content on this website is courtesy of Marius Bauer 2019