Sonia Malpeso

Research Assistant

Sonia Malpeso is a graphic designer and design researcher.

She has carried out research within the Critical Media Lab project Times of Waste, working with a team to design and curate a digital smartphone biography archive and project exhibition at the Museum der Kulturen in Basel. She has contributed to the research project Institutions as a Way of Life, documenting in/visible characteristics of institutional spaces, and has published an open access reader on Graphic Design as part of the project’s Annotating Series.

Sonia studied typography and type design at the Basel School of Design SFG and graduated from the FHNW Academy of Art and Design with a Master in Visual Communication and Iconic Research.