Chris Woebken
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Chris Woebken (*1980, DE) is a speculative design practitioner, educator, and co-founder of the Extrapolation Factory, a participatory-futures studio. Chris lives and works between Berlin and New York City, where he is Adjunct Assistant Professor at NYU’s ITP program. Previously he has taught courses at RISD’s Industrial Design, NYU’s Integrated Digital Media, and SVA’s Design program.

Recently, his work won the LDA grand prix at Salone del Mobile Milano, got nominated for the Design Museum’s Designs of the Year award and received the NYFA Fellowship in Digital/Electronic Arts. Chris is a former Research Affiliate at the MIT Media Lab, a former Visiting Scholar at NYU’s Environmental Health Clinic and he earned a Masters Degree in Design Interactions from the Royal College of Art in London. His work has been exhibited widely including the MoMA in New York, NCCA National Center for Contemporary Art in Moscow, and the China National Museum in Beijing. He has created special commissions for Z33 in Leuven, Walker Art Center in Minneapolis and ZKM in Karlsruhe, and his work is in museum and private collections.

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Current and upcoming:
The House in The Sky @ The LifeSpace gallery
June-Oct 2018
University of Dundee in Scotland, UK

Deep Unlearning @ Open Codes
15 February – 6 August 2018
ZKM, Karlsruhe, DE

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New Lab (Studio 206)
19 Morris Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205, USA