CV

Charlotte van Alem
17.04.1990,  Nijmegen,  Netherlands
Lives and works in Nijmegen

Places i’ve lived in the past: New Zealand, Whanganui (2008), Berlin (2010), Cologne (2015/2017).

September-current
Guest researcher Radboud University, research lab reconstructive and regenerative medicine, Nijmegen

2020-current
Art teacher secondary education (part time), Titus Brandsmalyceum, Oss

2018-2020
Bachelor of Fine Arts & Education (B.ed), ArtEZ, University of the Arts, Arnhem

2018-2019
 
Member of Future Makers, Centre of Expertise – ArtEZ, University of the Arts, Arnhem

2012-2016
Bachelor of Design (B.des), HKU  University of the Arts, Utrecht
Material research & ecological design

2015
Intern conservation & restoration, ‘Atelier für Papierrestaurierung’ Ferlmann, Cologne
Book & Paper restoration & conservation of artifacts, preparing exhibitions.
Erasmus internship as part of the third year of my BA.

Project Funding
Prins Bernhard cultuurfonds (2021)
Stimuleringsfonds voor de Creatieve Industrie (2018)

https://www.instagram.com/medusae_project/?hl=nlmedusae_project

Research collaborations
ArteZ – Research Fashion DesignFuture Makers (2019)
Wageningen University & Research (2019)
UNSEAM (2019)
TU-Delft (2016)
Dutch Shoe Academy (2016)

Past exhibitions and talks

2019
Dutch Design Week ’19, Embassy of Sustainable Design – ArtEZ Future Makers, Eindhoven
Dutch Design Week ’19, THE SHOEMUSEUM / A WALK ON WATER, Eindhoven, Utrecht
Dutch Design Week ’19, UNSEAM x Medusae Project, Eindhoven
”Mode is na olie de meest vervuilende grondstof ter wereld” – Kim Poldner, Circular Fashion Lab, Wageningen University, YouTube
Mode 025 x NEUS, Nijmegen
Sustainable Fashion Green Capital at De Bastei, Nijmegen
Resources in a Changing World – From Jellyfish to Book, in collaboration with Stichting Hubert, Nijmegen

2018
PechaKucha, Amsterdam
Exhibition, Huis van de Nijmeegse Geschiedenis, Nijmegen
Symposium for the Green Capital Week, St. Stevenskerk, by Anita Waltman, Nijmegen

2017
Kunsthalle – Műcsarnok, curated by Liza Snook (Virtual Shoe Museum), Budapest
Cultuur op de Campus, Radboud University – Faculty of Natural Sciences, Nijmegen
Biotalk Aquatic Harvesting, Mediamatic, Amsterdam
Bio oder kunststoff- oder beides? Gewerbemuseum Winterthur, Switzerland

2016
Regeneration exhibition, Transnatural Amsterdam – Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven
Retrieved exhibition, Gdynia Design Days, Poland
Exposure ’16, What’s next in, HKU- University of the Arts Utrecht
Meaningful encounters II, Academiegalerie, HKU – University of the Arts Utrecht
Meaningful encounters I, Salone del Mobile, Milan, Italy

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