Bianca studied social communication at the University of the Arts (UdK) Berlin with a focus on audiovisual media. She has worked as a freelancer for TV productions, a lecturer in new media, a media designer and a cultural and research manager. She is researcher at the UdK Berlin and directing manager of the German-Israeli design research project "Community Now?".
Activities & Affiliation:
Research associate at TU Berlin, manager of the German Society for Design Theory and Research (DGTF); Robert Bosch Cultural Manager, Director of the German Cultural Center Sibiu, Romania; Cofounder and managing director of *.artlabs – for art, design and technology; Freelancer (Video editor, media designer, media researcher, lecturer, translator)
German-Israeli Design Research Project on community concepts (DGTF, UdK Berlin & Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem); Funded by the German-Israeli Future Forum Foundation (DIZF)
Talks & Publications:
Designwerkzeuge zur partizipatorischen Stadtgestaltung; co-author; in: Ortsentwürfe, Bastian Lange (Ed.), Jovis
Bianca Herlo/Gesche Joost, in: Special Issue of the Design Issues "Design Research in Germany", MIT press (forthcoming)
DFG Round Table on Design Research, co-moderator of the panel "Text & object"
Workshops at the Career & Transfer Center CTC/UdK Berlin; Lecturer at UdK/IPP
Member of the jury at the ideas competition of "Bewerbung des Landes Südtirol und des Nordosten Italiens als europäische Kulturhauptstadt 2019"
Gesellschaft für Medienwissenschaft GfM