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Education

2006 – 08     Master of Art, Royal College of Art, London, Prof. Anthony Dunne

1998               Monbusho Scholarship, Tokyo University of the Arts, Prof. Masaki Fujihata

1998               Post-Graduate program, Academy of Media Art, Cologne

1994 – 98     Diploma in Visual Communication, Peter Behrens School of Art, Düsseldorf

 Selected grants

2017                 Berlin Senate, support for exhibition in New York (US)
2017                 Goethe Institute, travel grant for Boston (US)
2016 – 18        Swiss National Science Foundation, artistic research funding (w/ Shintaro Miyzaki)
2015                 Goethe Institute, full stipend for residency at Villa Kamogawa, Kyoto (JP)
2015                 Goethe Institute, travel grant for Sofia (BG)
2012                 Goethe Institute, full stipend for residency at TASML, Beijing (CN)
2012                 Artist residency, Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo (JP)
2011                 The German Federal Cultural Foundation, Project grant (w/ Michiko Nitta)
2010                 Schering Foundation for the Arts and the Sciences, exhibition grant
2005                Norwegian Arts Council, Art & Technology project grant
2005                Norwegian Research Council, travel stipend for China

Artistic research

2016–18    Researcher, Academy of Art and Design FHNW, Basel (CH)
2013–14    Research fellow, IXDM, Academy of Art and Design FHNW, Basel (CH)
2012           Visiting Artist, TASML Tsinghua Art & Science Media Lab, Beijing (CN)
2010–11    Research fellow, Design Research Lab, University of the Arts Berlin (DE)
2009          Visiting Artist, Meta Perception Research Group, The University of Tokyo (JP)
2009          Research Associate, Pervasive Interaction Lab, The Open University, Milton Keynes (GB)

Teaching Experience

2015 – 16            Visiting Lecturer, Academy of Art & Design FHNW, Basel (CH)
2014 – 15            Visiting Associate Professor in Design, Chiba University (JP)
2013 – 14            Course Leader, Intl. Master in Design, University of Applied Sciences Sachsen-Anhalt (DE)
2011                      Visiting Lecturer in Design, University of the Arts Berlin (DE)
2002 – 06           Associate Professor in Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design (NO)

Selected public appearances

2018 May 09 —Minds, Bodies and the Machine, Presentation and Panel, Mapping Festival, Geneva (CH)

2018 Jan 09 — Empathy and Justice, Presentation, Art Academy Munich (DE)

2017 Sep 26 — What remains, discussion (w/Martina Siegwolf), Dock, Basel (CH)

2017 June 20 — Questioning Aesthetics Symposium, Transaesthetics Foundation, Barcelona (ES)

2017 March 20 — Haunted (w/Kyoko Ebata), IIDj, Tokyo (JP)

2016 Sep 20 — The Connected Body, panel discussion, Newnew Festival at ZKM, Karlsruhe

2016 July 31 — Metabody symposium, Spektrum, Berlin (DE)

2016 June 15 — Poetry of the Real Symposium, FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Basel (CH)

2016 June 04 — New Senses artist talk, Cyborg e. V., Berlin (DE)

2016 April 28 — Meister, Cyborg und Machine, panel discussion, DASA, Dortmund (DE)

2015 Nov 13 — Discussing Body Enhancement, Art Laboratory Berlin(DE)

2015 Feb 28 — Cross Talk, NICA Nihombashi Institute of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (JP)

Selected bibliography

Klein, A., Kries, M., Thun-Hohenstein, C., »Hello, Robot. Design zwischen Mensch und Maschine«, Vitra Design Museum, Weil 2017, p. 285

»Climates: Architecture and the Planetary Imaginary«, Lars Müller Publishers, Zürich, 2016, p. 205

»Anatomy of a Fairytale« — Andreas Greiner, Verlag für moderne Kunst, Vienna, 2016, p. 195
»The next big things is not a thing«, exhibition catalog, Bureau Europa, Maastricht, 2016

Won, J. ,»From Design 2« , Colon Publishers, Gyeonggi, 2016

McAlhone, B. et al., » A Smile in the Mind«, 2nd Edition, Phaidon London, 2016

>»In.Stability«, exhibition catalog, Institute of Design, Kielce, 2015, p. 70-71

Mareis, C., »Theorien des Designs. Zur Einführung«, Junius Verlag, Hamburg, 2014

Sandu Publishing, »The Art of Calendar Design«, Sandu Publishing Co., Guangzhou, 2015, p. 9

»Intimacy«, exhibition catalog, Paraflows Festival, Wien, 2014, p. 33-44

»Vom Tagebuch bis zum Weblog. Tägliche Strategien in der Gegenwartskunst«, exhibition catalog, Städtische Galerie Bietigheim-Bissingen, 2013, cover, p. 54-55

»O’clock«, exhibition catalogue, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, 2013, p. 111

»Wheel of Time. Calendar Design«, Design Media Publishing Ltd., Shenyang, China, 2012

Marta Herford et al., »Jetzt. Now.«, Kerber Publishers, Bielefeld, 2011, p. 52-53

Schwartzman, M., »See yourself sensing., Black Dog, London, 2011, p. 10

Boudier, L., »Les objets fous d’artistes«, Éditions Hoëbeke, Paris, 2011, p. 84-85

Basheer Graphic Group, »Creative Calendars«, Links Intl., 2010, cover, p.196

Klooster, T.,»Smart Surfaces«, Birkhäuser, Zürich, 2010, p. 41

Selected press

Lenzen, Manuela, »Sie sind unter uns« Science Notes Magazin No. 1 – Optimal, feb 2018

Minten, Ines, »Een uitnodiging tot traagheit«, De Standaard, 04.04.2017

»Die Natur im digitalen Zeitalter ist im Haus der Elektronischen Künste Basel zu sehen«, Südkurier, 03.01.2017

McQuaid, Kate, »I Dread to Think… examines the fluence of anxiety«, The Boston Globe, 09.02.2017

Anette Hoffmann, »Expeditionen ins Bekannte«, Basler Zeitung/Kultur, 10.12.2016

»Die Aufrüstung der Menschen-Software«, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung/Rhein-Main, 14.10.2016

»Man/machine«, Form Magazin No 266, July–August 2016, p. 65

Marzalkowski, T., » Prothesen als Thesen«, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 25.11.2015

»The Meaning of Time for Us«, BQ Weekly magazine, Peking, 20.06.2013, p. 18-20

Gardner, Edwin/Monnik, »Still City Glossary«, Too Much Magazine, September 2012, p.13, 24

Spitz, René, »Stühle wollt ihr ewig leben?«, ff Fortlaufendenundfolgende, Erinnerung 2012, p. 9

»Überraschende Perspektiven setzen Zeichen«, Kunst & Material, Sept./Okt. 2011, p. 49

Péus, Camilla, »Zeigen, wie die Zeit vergeht«, Art Das Kunstmagazin, November 2011, p. 108

Apin, Nina, »Krähen und Samenbombe«, die tageszeitung, Kultur für Berlin, 22.08.2011

Reichert, Kolja,, »Dein Nachbar, das Tier«, Der Tagesspiegel, 17.10.2011

Rieder, Julia, »Kunstkopf # 74«, tip Berlin, Ausgabe 18-11, 2011