Viktoria Lea Heinrich
born in 1992 in Marl, NRW. Design Researcher. Bachelor degree in product design at the HTW Dresden and a M.A. in art and design science at the Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen, NRW. Her master thesis, entitled Design with Refugees, examines the collaboration of professional designers and non-design experts in the context of inclusion projects. From 2016-2019 design scientist at the research institute IDRV − Institute of Design Research Vienna and curatorial assistant at the Design Collection of the MAK − Museum of Applied Arts Vienna. Since October 2019 Junior Research Assistant at the HfG-Archiv / Museum Ulm and member of the VolkswagenStiftung funded research project “Exhibiting Design: Presentations of the HfG, From Ulm to Montreal”.