Verena Ziegler

new materialism through design

 

EXHIBITIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

15/11/2017 Exhibition PhD Research - work in progress, "Open Innovation Lab Konstanz" - Opening Event, HTWG Konstanz, Alfred-Wachtel-Str. 8, 78462 Konstanz, http://oil.htwg-konstanz.de/blog/eroeffnung-open-innovation-lab/, http://oil.htwg-konstanz.de/blog/eroeffnung-open-innovation-lab/

15/10/2017 INTERSECTIONS // Collaborations in Textile Design Research // Full conference paper submission (double blind peer reviewed), "InBetween: material encounters in human/non-human interactions“, first Author V. Ziegler, second Author Prof. O. Fritz, http://www.lboro.ac.uk/textile-research/intersections

13/10/2017 INTERSECTIONS // Collaborations in Textile Design Research // Paper presentation: "InBetween: material encounters in human/non-human interactions“, V. Ziegler, Loughborough University in London, School of the Arts, English and Drama, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU

13-14/10/2017 INTERSECTIONS // Collaborations in Textile Design Research // Exhibition: "InBetween - Wunderkammer Lab“ (work in progress, PhD research), V.Ziegler,  Loughborough University in London , School of the Arts, English and Drama, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, http://www.lboro.ac.uk/textile-research/intersections

29/06/2017 Ideenwettbewerb 3D-Druck: innovativ und kreativ Baden-Württemberg Stiftung; "NEUE MATERIALIEN UND ZUKUNFTSWEISENDE TECHNOLOGIEN"https://www.bwstiftung.de/forschungstag/#c3140

30/10-01/12/2016 COAM price winner exhibition 2016 “Spanish Architecture Abroad”, curated by Edgar González, part of the exhibition “InBetween” from A.Velazquez and V.Ziegler, IIDEXCanada 2016, http://www.iidexcanada.com/features/spanish-pavilion

20/11/16 Speech Dgtf Symposium Dessau “Reflecting Research”, peer reviewed PhD colloquium (20.11.2016) http://www.dgtf.de/tagungen

17-19/11/16 Workshop "Wunderkammer for Arising Matter - Practice-led Laboratory for Curious Materials” Zurich University of the Arts - IDE internal project funding 17.-19.11.2016, https://blog.zhdk.ch/wunderkammer/

09/2015 Exhibition and Workshop at AdaptR Creative Practice Conference Aarhus “Inhabiting InBetween Space” A. Velazquez, Verena Ziegler, – “Research Making-Making Research”; http://adapt-r. eu/creative-practice-conference-aarhus/

09/2015 Conference Publication “Inhabiting InBetween Space” A. Velazquez, Verena Ziegler, AdaptR Creative Practice Conference – Aarhus “Research Making-Making Research”, http://adapt-r.eu/creative-practice-conference-aarhus/

02/2015 Exhibition “Spanish Architecture Abroad”, curated by Edgar González, part of the exhibition “InBetween” from A.Velazquez and V.Ziegler, Museo ICO Madrid, http://www.fundacionico.es/museo-ico/exposiciones/exposicion/export-arquitectura-espanola-en-el-extranjero-1.html

01/2015 Issue 1-15 “Zett” Magazine University of the Arts Zurich, Number 1, May 2015 “Kollektive Formen künstlerischer Forschung”, Amélie Brisson-Darveau, Dr. Christoph Brunner, Nicole De Brabandere, Verena Ziegler; http://epaper.zhdk.ch/zett_1_2015/page45.html

12/2014     Issue 3-14 “Zett” Magazine Universitiy of the Arts Zurich, Number 3, December 2014 “«Birdly» oder der Versuch zu fliegen” Max Rheiner, Verena Ziegler

06-07/11/14     Workshop “Knotting Time beyond Measure” Amélie Brisson-Darveau, Chistoph Brunner, Nicole De Brabandere, Verena Ziegler, Swiss Artistic Research Network & HEAD Geneva, ECAV Sierre, PARENTHESIS -Unconference : a space to share processes in artistic research Unconference, Geneva University of Art and Design –Boulevard Helvétique 9 – Geneva http://www.sarn.ch/activities-2/sarn-unconference-2014/

27-29/08/14    Exhibition and workshop “A Collaboration of Intercessors” Amélie Brisson-Darveau, Chistoph Brunner, Nicole De Brabandere, Verena Ziegler, Creative Practice Conference Mediators, KLeuven Faculty of Architecture, Campus Sint-Lucas - Brussels http://adapt-r.eu/creative-practice-conference/

08/2014        Paper Contribution to conference proceedings book, Creative Practice Conference Mediators, KLeuven Faculty of Architecture, Campus Sint-Lucas - Brussels http://adapt-r.eu/creative-practice-conference/

26/-30/04/14    Immediations European Hub Conference; Workshop and Presentation of Personal Movement Profile, Förrlibuckstrasse 62 - Zurich http://www.researchcatalogue.net/view/80780/88297/88/460

25/02/14    “IMMEDATIONS - ART, MEDIA, EVENT”; Project Presentation, Research-Trajectories, Presentation IFCAR: Nicole de Brabandere, Amélie Brisson-Darveau, Christoph Brunner, Verena Ziegler; Dittinghaus, Hafnerstr. 39 - Zurich http://www.researchcatalogue.net/view/80780/88297/88/460

29/10-01/11/13    “Thinking materials actively – Thinking active materials”; Participation and Presentation of Material Intercessor, Zurich University of the Arts, Ausstellungsstrasse 60 - Zurich, organised by Enactive Environments project, Zurich and Liquid Things project, Vienna http://www.enactiveenvironments.com/reflecting/material-aktiv-denken/

12-14/07/13    Presentation of current PhD research “Transcending Disciplinary Boundaries”; Dialogues at the Interlude: Between Body, Artefact, and Discourse Conference, Transtechnology Research, Plymouth University, UK http://www.lydiansiah.net/fileadmin/downloads/Dialogues-at-the-interlude-2013_final-program.pdf

11/2012        Exhibition Shear Brilliance - Wool Exhibiton, The Cloud building; Queens Wharf, 99 Quay St, Auckland - RH Prince of Wales, Prince Charles http://www.campaignforwool.co.nz/whats-happening/

11/2012        Journal Article Digital Art Live: “Exploring the Aesthetics of Interactivity”; Journal Creative Technologies, published 29/11/2012 Author: Prof. Dr. Frances Joseph, Nolwenn Hugain La Cire and Verena Ziegler http://journal.colab.org.nz/article/27 

09/2012        Presentation of current PhD research “Integrative Capacity through Making”; MAKING; An International Conference on Materiality and Knowledge, Notodden, Norway; 24 - 27 September 2012

04/2012        Paper contribution “Integrative Capacity through Making”; MAKING; An International Conference on Materiality and Knowledge http://making.nordfo.org/call-for-papers/accepted/ frontpage?abstractid=11603

 

Awards

01/02/2017 -

31/01/2019       2years grant “Brigitte-Schlieben-Lange Stipend” for excellence female researcher with children, Ministry for                             Science, Research and Art Baden-Württemberg / Germany

03/12 – 02/13    Graduate Assistant Ship Award, Faculty of Art and Design - AUT

03/11 – 02/12    Graduate Assistant Ship Award, Faculty of Art and Design - AUT

03/2012            PhD + MPhil Research Grant for Materials & Consumables - AUT

11/2012            New Zealand Best Awards - by Gina Jones, Accent Architects, Wellington http://www.newdowse.org.nz/en/Events/ Past-Events/2012-NZ-Student-Craft-Design-Awards/

05/2012            DRS Student Bursary, Design Research Society http://www.designresearchsociety.org/docs/2013/vz-studburs-rep13.pdf

03/2012             PhD + MPhil Research Grant for Materials & Consumables - AUT

03/11 – 02/12    Graduate Stipend DAAD, Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst

04/2008             Award Deutscher Stahlpreis 2008; Recognition of Student Project “Meilenwerk Berlin” (25% - collaboration)

2008 & 2010      2x “Winner of the Year/ Best Restaurant Stuttgart“ PRINZ

 

Studies

15/10/2016 - ongoing                 PhD studies, University of the Arts Linz, in collaboration with ZHdK (University of the Arts                                                             Zurich) and HTWG Konstanz (University of applied Sciences for Technology and Economics)

15/03/2012 - 03/2014                   PhD studies, Faculty of Art and Design, Auckland University of Technology (NZ)

06/11/2011                                    Degree - Master of Design

02/2011 – 11/2011                        Auckland University of Technology (NZ)

                                                       Studies Master of Design

 01/02/2012                                   Degree - Master of Art

09/2009 – 02/2012                        University of Applied Science Reutlingen (D)

                                                       Studies Master of Art – Textile design

23/10/2008                                     Degree - Dipl. Ing. Architecture (TH)

03/2004 – 10/2008                         Technical University of Applied Science Stuttgart (D)

                                                       Studies in Architecture

29/08/2003                                     Vordiplom - Architecture

09/2002 -02/2004                          University of Applied Science Bremen (D)

                                                       Studies in Architecture

31/12/2001                                     Vordiplom – Drama studies

09/2000 – 02/2002                         University of Applied Science Ottersberg - Bremen (D)                                                                                                                           Studies in Drama and Performance

 

Working Experience

02/2017 - 01/2019                             Research Grant Brigitte Schlieben Lange  - Research Assistant HTWG Konstanz (Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Technik) - Department Architecture, teaching MA students and PhD research.

11/2013 – continuing                       Research Associate ZHdK (University of the Arts Zurich) Faculty of Design - Interaction Design. Teaching BA students, research and BA coordination.

02/2012 – 02/2013                             Research-Assistant AUT (Auckland University of Technology – NZ) Faculty of Art and Design. Data- and scientific research, coordination und organisation of events.

01/2012 – 05/2012                             Research-Assistant AUT in association with ‘CoLab’. Interviews with interactive programmers, artists, technicians and interdisciplinary collaborations; documentation and logging of interactive art projects between 2011 to 2012.

01/2012 – 02/2012                            Reserach-Assistant AUT, Department ’Research Office’;  Evaluation of reserach outcomes and outputs of research associates in the faculty of Art and Design.

12/2005 – 03/2009                            Manager/Owner Restaurant Hüftengold GbR Stuttgart; conceptual desing, planning, construction management and general management. www.hueftengold.de

06/2005 – 01/2009                            Design Trade IDEEAL-Design – Verena Gröner, freelancer