Mika Satomi


Statement

Mika Satomi is a designer and an artist exploring the field of eTextiles, Interaction Design and Physical Computing in her artistic practices. She has worked as a researcher at the Swedish School of Textiles, Sweden and at the Distance Lab, Scotland. She has been teaching eTextiles and physical computing courses at various institutions such as the Royal Institute of Art Stockholm, the Weißensee Academy of Art Berlin and the New York University Abu Dhabi. She holds BA in graphic design from Tokyo Zokei University, and MA in media creation from IAMAS, Japan. Since 2006 Mika has collaborated with Hannah Perner-Wilson, forming the collective KOBAKANT creating artistic projects in the field of eTextiles and Wearable Technology Art.