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Maryam Goormaghtigh, ArteFr, 2017

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ABOUT

Tina Gorjanc is a researcher, designer and consultant specializing in material exploration, trend forecasting and speculative scenario development. She is most recognized for her work that merges the practices of speculative and critical product design with scientific procedures. Her creative practice has caught the attention of some of the biggest media companies as she has worked with established international institutions and organisations worldwide.

Tina has introduced pioneering approaches to client commissions, consultancy and the educational sector, by complimenting her future-focused approach through insights gained from her secondary role as a Visiting Practitioner at Londons’ Central Saint Martins - one of the leading creative educational institutions in the world.

2017 A’Design Award, Como, Italy
Silver A’Design Award Winner: Public Awareness, Volunteerism and Society design

2017 A’Design Award, Como, Italy
Top 10 designers of the world for the year 2017/2018: Fashion, Apparel and Garment Design

2016 Mullenlowe Group, UK
Nova Award - Most exceptional student work from Central Saint Martins, year 2015/2016: 1st Runner-up

2015 A’Design Award, Como, Italy
Silver A’Design Award Winner: Fashion, Apparel and Garment Design

2014 - 2015 Zois Award
Slovenian Government Human Resources Department, Slovenia: Top 5% students of the year 2014/2015
 

EXHIBITIONS
Presentations

June 2019 @ The Museu del Disseny de Barcelona

(Barcelona Design Museum), Barcelona, Sapin

Good Design Is...Innovation: Barcelona Design Week

April 2019 @ Somerset House, London, UK

Progress to Process - Interwoven: Future Textiles

 

April 2019 @ Vetrinjski Dvor, Maribor, Slovenia

SpeculativeEdu: Future Friends

 

October 2018 @ Centro Cultural De España En México, New Mexico

E-Cuerpo: Fashion as a Platform For Scientific Innovation and Critical Evaluation

September 2018 @ The Future Laboratory, London, UK

Material Far Futures, London Design Festival

 

May 2018 @ Artez University, Arnhem, Netherlands

Fashion Colloquium: Searching For The New Luxury: Ecosystems

 

December 2017 @ Dubai Design District, Dubai

Echo Dubai, Pure Human: Designing the future of bodily materials 

 

May 2017 @ Barra de Ferro, EINA Espai, Barcelona

Demo Adi 2017

 

February 2017 @ Makerversity, Somerset House, London

Sustainable Textile Now!, Breakfast Club

 

December 2016 @ Royal College of Art, London

Vital Matter: Growing biological materials

 

November 2016 @ Parsons School of Design, New York,

Biofabricate: What rights to our genetic information?

 

September 2016 @ The Goldsmith Centre, London,

Post-Resource Economy by The Future Laboratory, London Design Festival

 

September 2016 @ Lethaby Gallery, Central Saint Martins, London,

Brain Waves: Future Bodies

May 2023 -May 2019 @ MAK, Vienna, Austria

Vienna Biennale for Change: Design Labor

April 2019 @ Somerset House, London, UK

Proces to Proces: Interwoven

January-March 2019 @ Science Gallery London, London, UK

Spare Parts: Rethinking Human Repair

May-July 2018 @ Artez University, Arnhem, Netherlands

Fashion Colloquium: Searching for the New Luxury

March 2018 @ Science Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Fake: If it Gets the Job Done, Who Cares

October-December 2018 @ Westfield White City, London, UK

Biotech Week: Window Display

September 2018 @ The Future Laboratory

Material Far Futures, London Design Festival

 
September-October 2018 @ Gyre Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Eye Of Gyre

December 2017 @ D3 - Dubai Design District, Dubai, UAE​

Echo Dubai

October 2017, Mudam - Musée d’Art Moderne, Luxembourg

Fashion Geek

December 2016 @ Kings Place, London, UK

Most Contagious

November 2016 @ Parsons School Of Design, New York, US

Biofabricate

September-October 2016 @ Lethaby Gallery, London, UK

Brain Waves, London Design Festival

September 2016 @ Goldsmith Center, London, UK

Post-Resource Economy by The Future Laboratory

June 2016 @ Central Saint Martins, London, UK

MA Material Futures Degree Show


April 2016 @ Ventura Labrate, Milan, Italy

Milan Design Week

Selected media
PRINTED PUBLICATIONS

2019, ‘The self-donor workshop’, HIGGS, Issue 3

 

2019, ‘Pure Human’, Speculations: Beyond Human-Centered Design, 207 - 210

 

2018, ‘Hyper-Real Sensuality’, Viewpoint: The design futures book, Issue 41

 

2018, ‘Phylogenetic Atelier’, HIGGS, Issue 2

2018, Viewpoint #41 - The Tactility Issue

 

2017 E-Squared Magazine – Art + Science | Culture, Issue 3

 

2017, ‘Future Forecast’, Design Exchange Magazine, Issue 14

 

2017, ‘Pure Human 0.01’, HIGGS, Issue 1

 

2016, ‘Future technology: Second skin’, Textile View Magazine, Issue 115, 302-303

ONLINE PUBLICATIONS

2019, Geraldine Wharry

2019, Metal Magazine

 

2019, Labiotec

2018, Labiotec

 

2017, Vice Media

 

2016, Trend Tablet

2016, Guardian

 

2016, New York Times

 

2016, Dezeen

VIDEO PUBLICATIONS

 

2019, Underpinned

 

2017, Arte FR

2017, Vice

CLients & COllaborators

Tina consulted for some of the worlds leading companies and organizations as well as produced creative commissions and workshops focused on material development, critical design thinking, future-proofing strategies, design methodologies, speculative applications and creative education enabled by partners and collaborators:

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