“Wearables für Maker” – my new book

For almost a year I’ve been working on a book about Wearables for Franzis Verlag, which turned into a mammoth project. It’s been an exciting journey and the…

DJ To Go

This project is an exploration into wearable musical instruments. A DJ To Go module can be attached to a T-shirt, skirt or the back of the jacket to…

Glow-Bot Kit

Last November I have been working on a soft-circuit kit for children and beginners, in collaboration with KOSMOS publishing house, as part of their kit series “Alles Könner…

Soft Synth

This project explored capacitive sensing properties of electronic textiles. The LilyPad SimpleSnap controls the behaviour and triggers various sounds. I developed it for a workshop, which was first…

ELECTRONIC FAIRYTALES / ЕЛЕКТРОКАЗКИ

This is a series of embroidered portraits in traditional colours, inspired by Ukrainian fairytales. A good example for this type of folklore is a tail of the fox,…

ZWANGSTISCHDECKE / STRAIT-TABLECLOTH

Imagine that you are dining with some friends, having a lively conversation. At some point, one by one, people around the table start poking their noses into their…

100 WORD PILGRIMAGE MUNICH – Kriechbaumhof

Ever since I’ve been back to Munich, I wanted to introduce the concept of the 100 Word Pilgrimage exhibitions we’ve done with Beddow n Battini collective in London….

EVIL MEDIA

I assisted YoHa (Graham Harwood and Matsuko Yokokoi) in the production of the Evil Media Distribution Centre, which was displayed at the Transmediale festival in Berlin (2013) and  The…

LOST EXTENSIONS

Technology progresses and mutates rapidly, what was broadly used in the beginning of the 20th century has become obsolete and forgotten. With a growing number of young people…

KNIFE AND NEEDLE

This project was accomplished in collaboration with the artists Stephanie Müller (rag treasure) and Klaus Dietl and was exhibited at the AABER Award exhibition in June 2013 in…

TREE MARATHON

This three-week project investigated the environmental policy of London Olympics 2012 and especially the destiny of the trees, which were cut down for the site construction works. It…

MOVING FOREST

With the Soft Circuit Graffti I contributed to a twelve-hour performance Moving Forest devised by internationally acknowledged artist Shu Lea Cheang. The embriodery was based on the 500…

ROTHERHITHE

Inspired by the history of Brunel’s tunnel in East London, this illustration is dedicated to the Thames. It is part of the 100 Word Pilgrimage project – an…

LIFE IS A CABARET

Commissioned by 47/49 Tanner Street, London, this is a mural inspired by Bob Fosse’s iconic film “Cabaret” and depicts Berlin within the wheel of history with its recurring…

A STORY BEHIND A PHOTOGRAPH

A Story Around One Photograph is a project with young Russian-speaking migrants who live in Munich, Germany. The young people were offered to choose one photograph from their…

CROYDON

This illustration is a reaction to a piece written by Angel and depicts London’s southern suburb Croydon. To me, this place is defined by the contrast between the…