Sophie Kellner

Sophie Kellner is a designer dedicated to the diversity of the textile medium. Linked to the topic of ubiquitous computing, she experiments with electronics and combines them with handcrafted textiles to examine an alternative aesthetics of electronic appearance and user interaction. She holds a BA in Textile Engineering and a MA in Fashion and Integrative Design. Along with engagements for costume design at the Theatre of Basel and the New Theatre Dornach (CH), Sophie realizes her own space stagings and teaches electronic-textile techniques at institutions such as HeK (House of Electronic Arts Basel), Vitra Design Museum, Pädagogische Hochschule Basel, HGK Basel and various schools.