Education

Rietveld Academie, DesignLAB, Amsterdam NL (2009–2012)

Bachelor Design, July 2012

Colorado College, Colorado Springs US (1997–2001)

Bachelor Degree in Mathematics, June 2001


Professional Practice

Visiting Instructor, Design Academy Eindhoven (2015)

Leading an assignment for fist-year Social Design master students

Hosted Maker, Timelab Ghent (2015)

Co-developed an air quality monitoring device to be produced in digital fabrication workshops

Mentor, BIO Biennial of Design, Slovenia: Hacking Households (2014)

Mentor to a group of designers creating and modifying home appliances

Freelance Design, Studio Drift (2013)

Development and production of interactive light installations

Intern, Intrastructures (2011 – 2012)

Developed projects within an independent design studio

Mathematics Writer and Editor, Self-Employed (2008 – 2013)

Wrote and edited mathematics educational content for textbooks and standardized tests

Workshop Assistant, Kagen Schaffer (2008 – 2009)

Assisted with the design and production of furniture and mechanical wooden objects


Workshops & Collaborations

Thingscon: Code as Design Material (2015)

Presented a workshop on the role of software in product design processes at Thingscon in Berlin

Casa Jasmina and Arduino: OSCOLA (2015)

Organized and co-operated a workshop on building an open-source connected lamp at FabLab Torino

Wongema: De Vier Parmentiers Aardappelhuis (2012)

Designed and built interior elements for retail display and festival in Groningen, NL

Casa Memoir: Aire de Jeux (2011)

Collaborative design/build project for a playground in Casablanca, Morocco

Pottery Workshop (2010, 2012)

Collaborative ceramics production with craftspeople in Jingdezhen, China

Take On Me / Take Me On (2009)

On-Site workplace at the Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven NL


Selected Exhibitions

Domestic Affairs (2015)

Biennale of Urbanism and Architecture, Shenzhen CN

In No Particular Order (2015)

Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven NL

New Terms of Use (2015)

Atelier Clerici, Milan IT

BIO 50 (2014 – 2015)

Museum of Architecture and Design, Ljubljana SI

MAK Design Lab (2014 – 2016)

Austrian Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna AT

Keyshapes (2014)

Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven NL

Beautiful Users (2014)

Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York US

Adhocracy: Traveling Exhibition (2013)

Lime Warf Gallery, London UK

Adhocracy: Traveling Exhibition (2013)

New Museum, New York US

Autonomous Design (2013)

SIGN Gallery, Groningen NL

Adhocracy (2012)

Istanbul Design Bienalle, Istanbul TR

Perspectives / Belgium is Design (2012)

Triennale di Milano, Milan IT

Biënnale INTERIEUR (2012)

Kortrijk, BE

The Machine (2012)

C-MINE, Genk BE

After the Bit Rush (2011)

Mu Gallery, Eindhoven NL


Selected Press

Applied Domesticity

Vera Sacchetti
Disegno No.7, 2014-15

Printing Things: Visions and Essentials for 3D Printing

Claire Warnier, Dries Verbruggen, et al
Gestalten, 2014

Think Dutch: Conceptual Architecture and Design in the Netherlands

Jeroen Junte and David Keuning
Frame Publishers, 2013

Mad Max meets Martha Stewart

wired.com/design/2013/09/these-appliances-are-inside-out
Last modified September 13, 2013.

Process is Toast

Tamar Sherif
Domus, November 2012

Dutch Design Graduates

Items Magazine
Issue 4/5, 2012