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

 Selected grants

2019            Atelier Mondial full stipend for artist residency at TOKAS, Tokyo
2017            Berlin Senate, support for exhibition in New York
2017            Goethe Institute, travel grant for Boston
2016–19    Swiss National Science Foundation, grant for artistic research project
2015            Goethe Institute, full stipend for residency at Villa Kamogawa, Kyoto
2015           Goethe Institute, travel grant for Sofia
2012           Goethe Institute, full stipend for residency at TASML, Beijing
2012           Tokyo Wonder Site, research residency, Tokyo
2011           The German Federal Cultural Foundation, Project grant
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

2016–19    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, Open University [GB]

Teaching

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, MAID, University of Applied Sciences Sachsen-Anhalt [DE]
2011          Visiting lecturer in Design, University of the Arts Berlin [DE]
2002–06    Associate Professor in Multimedia, Dept. of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design [NO]

Selected public appearances

upcoming

2019 May 14 Reale Utopien, presentation, Deutsches Hygiene-Museum Dresden [DE]

2019 April 26 Experiment Zukunft, public workshop, Kunsthalle Rostock [DE]

2019 March 10 Open Studio, artist talk, Tokyo Arts and Space Residency [JP]

past
2018 Nov 8 Art Talks series, presentation, Institut Kunst, Academy of Art and Design FHNW, Basel // 2018 May 09 —Minds, Bodies and the Machine, presentation and panel, Mapping Festival, Geneva // 2018 Jan 09 — Empathy and Justice, Presentation, Art Academy Munich // 2017 Sep 26 — What remains, discussion (w/Martina Siegwolf), Dock, Basel  // 2017 June 20 — Questioning Aesthetics Symposium, presentation, Transaesthetics Foundation, Barcelona  // 2017 March 20 — Haunted (w/Kyoko Ebata), presentation, IIDj, Tokyo // 2016 Sep 20 — The Connected Body, panel, Newnew Festival at ZKM, Karlsruhe // 2016 July 31 — Metabody symposium, presentation, Spektrum, Berlin // 2016 June 15 — Poetry of the Real Symposium, FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Basel // 2016 June 04 — New Senses presentation, Cyborg e. V., Berlin // 2016 April 28 — Meister, Cyborg und Machine, panel, DASA, Dortmund // 2015 Nov 13 — Discussing Body Enhancement, panel, Art Laboratory Berlin // 2015 Feb 28 — Cross Talk, presentation, NICA Nihombashi Institute of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

Selected bibliography

Kirsten M. Langkilde, »Archives Values Futures«, Christoph Merian Verlag, Basel, 2018

Wenzel, K., Blohm, M., »Half Life. Machines/Organisms – Artistic Positions for Climate Change and Extinction«, Fabrico Verlag Hannover, 2018

Van Boelen, J. Huygens, I., Lethinen, H., »Studio Time: Future Fictions in Art and Design«, Black Dog Press, 2018

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

Kirsten M. Langkilde, »Poetry of the Real«, Christoph Merian Verlag, Basel, 2018

»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