Work and voluntary work history
May 2021 - currentSocial Designer at Afdeling Buitengewone Zaken a Social Design studio developing strategies, research and experiment in order to clarifying and tackle complex societal challenges.
Jul 2020 - currentVolunteering work at Biodynamic Horticulture Amelis’Hof in Bunnik
June 2018 - April 2021Playscape designer at Speelpan BV. an office dealing with (semi) public play- and sportscapes from A to Z.
Working as a (spatial) designer and researcher. Side tasks: Project leader of the design team and coördinating sustainability development of the company (CO2-Prestatieladder).
Jan 2018 - May 2018Employee at museum de Kunsthal in Rotterdam
Working in the Museum shop, at the pay desk and reception.
Jan 2018 - May 2018Volunteer at the Rotterdams Klimaat Initiatief (RKI) (Rotterdam Climate Initiative)
Sept 2017 - May 2018Freelancer as Social and Spatial Designer
Project-specific collaborations with other studios and individuals from a diverse range of fields, e.g. citizen participation, workshops and compost management.
Aug 2016- Dec 2016
Internship at ENORME Studio, an architectural office based in Madrid
Individual work as well as groupwork, took part in multiple projects and multiple stages of these project. Varying from workshops, interior design, exhibitions, public spaces.
Volunteering work in Refugee integration Eindhoven
Nov 2015- July 2016
Language buddy; Helping with the development of language and knowledge of local culture.
Research Assistent of Naomi Bueno de Mesquita during the Dutch Design Week
Assisting, logistics and support with her ongoing project on performative mapping.
Oct 2017Graduation show, Dutch Design Week Eindhoven
Exhibiting my graduation project ‘Buurt Compost’
Oct 2016Presentation ‘Wormenpad’ at Agrofood: De tijd vooruit, at Provinciehuis Noord- Brabant, part of the agrofood innovation week
Sept 2016Exposition ‘Cartas a la Alcaldesa’ (letters to the mayor) in COAM, Madrid - Enorme Studio in collaboration with Moneo Brock
Oct 2015Dutch Design Week, location Sectie-C: exhibition of kombucha process, materials and concepts
2014 Sept- 2017 JuneDesign Academy Eindhoven, Bachelor Of Arts, department: Public Private
Spatial Design; Interacting with the public and private sphere. Contextualising, Thinking-through-making philosophy, combined with field research.
2015 Sept-2016 JanDesign Academy Eindhoven, guest module Food-non-Food department
Working on food related topics; food systems, agriculture, production and transport. Dealing with all topics around food and the food industry. Theoretical research and interdisciplinary collaboration is central.
2007 Sept -2013 July
High school, pre-university education, Science/Health with physics
based profile, Thomas a Kempis Arentheem College in Arnhem