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Clara Sophia is a young product designer living and working in Maastricht, the Netherlands. She studied Fashion and Product design at the Maastricht Academy of Fine Arts and Design and graduated in July 2015.

 

From August 2014 onwards she did a 3 month placement with artist and maker Nic Webb in London UK.

In October 2014 she did another 3 month placement in London with designer and maker of ceramic tableware Billy Lloyd.

 

From chairs, lighting, tableware, rucksacks and graphic designs, she is interested in new techniques and materials. Her passion is to design hand-crafted objects that are simple and clean, but with an eye for detail.

 

 


EDUCATION 09/2013-07/2015 B.A. Product Design, graduated with distinction (cum laude), Maastricht Academy of Fine Arts and Design, NL 09/2012- 08/2013 B.A. studies Fashion Design Maastricht Academy of Fine Arts and Design, NL 09/2010-08/2011 Foundation Year (Propedeuse) Maastricht Academy of Fine Arts and Design, NL 2010 Quirinus Gymnasium Neuss Allgemeine Hochschulreife ( A-levels) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . EXHIBITIONS 11/2015- 04/2016 Exhibition 'Tweelo" at YKSI, Strijp S, Eindhoven, NL 10/2015 DUTCH DESIGN WEEK 2015, Eindhoven, NL 10/2015-11/2015 Exhibition of 'Memory Dishes' WELCOME TO_ Reciprocity , Liège, BE 07/2015- 10/2015 Exhibition TWEELO, Galerie of Eva Schlu , RAUM, Cologne, DE 07/2015 Graduation Expo: TWEELO, Maastricht, NL 04/ 2013 Fashion exhibition 'Manteaux de soir' at Salone del Mobile, Milan, IT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 10/2014-01/2015 Internship at Studio Billy Lloyd, London, UK 07/2014-10/2014 Internship at Studio Nic Webb, London, UK 2014 HEMA competition, Open Hoek Dienblad 2012 Color workshop, Prof. Felix A. Haeseleer, Maastricht, NL 2012 Fashion Illustration course, Bart Schaeffers, Maastricht, NL 2011 Science of Textiles, Sophie Hermanns, Maastricht, NL 07/2011-06/2012 Assistant Teacher of English in Prakhonchai, Thailand (AFS & Weltwärts) 04/2011-05/2011 Internship at Studio Sandra Gronemeier, Düsseldorf, DE 04/2010-05/2010 Internship at Fashion Studio Ilse Stammberger, Cologne, DE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . LANGUAGE ABILITIES German, native
English, fluent
Dutch, fluent
French, basic
Thai, basic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . MANUAL SKILLS Dressmaking, tailoring (sewing, pattern-making, draping) Screen-printing (fabrics) Wood and metal workshop (furniture making) Ceramic Workshop (throwing, mould making, glazing, firing) Bookbinding Jewelery work Model making (furniture, lighting) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . COMPUTER LITERACY Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Muse
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Cinema 4D
MS OFFICE/ MAC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PERSONAL INTERESTS Details, Travel, Avocados
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