Kristina Wißling

Designer / Folding Expert


Main focus: Origami Engineering

Twitter handle: @k_wissling

Websites/blogs: https://kristinawissling.myportfolio.com/ , https://www.instagram.com/studiokristinawissling/ , https://de.linkedin.com/in/kristinawissling

Languages: German, English

City: Lennestadt

Country: Germany

Topics: design, art, origami engineering, kultur-& kreativindustrie, science & technologie

Services: Talk, Workshop management, Interview

  Willing to travel for an event.

  Willing to talk for nonprofit.

Personal note:

Talks and Lectures
Kristina Wißling gives a considerable number of lectures each year on origami and folding techniques and their connection to art, architecture and science. The designer has over 10 years of experience in lecturing in a wide range of industries. From creative companies to architects and engineers, from art academies to companies in the automotive, packaging and aerospace industries. If you are interested in a lecture, please get in touch.

Workshops
Kristina Wißling gives origami & paper folding workshops for brands, universities, as well as inhouse innovation workshops. Lecture groups range from architecture and design students to R&D departments in companies. We have already held numerous workshops with a focus on geometry and folding techniques, for example at the ETH Zurich, Bauhaus University, RWTH Aachen, Sachsenröder and Miele. If you are interested in a workshop, please get in touch.

Bio:

Kristina Wißling's path led her work as a freelance designer, after training as a media designer and studying communication design in Dortmund. After further training, she received her first award for her concept "Origami for the industry" in 2009. In 2010, she was a prize winner in the Federal Government's competition of cultural and creative pilots and in 2011 she was named one of the "100 women of tomorrow" - Land of Ideas under the patronage of the President.

In addition to her work in product development with her own office in South Westphalia, she regularly teaches at universities, gives workshops and lectures at research institutions such as the Fraunhofer Institute, in companies, and at conferences and congresses. Her focus is on geometry and folding techniques and the construction of crease pattern.

Examples of previous talks / appearances:

Vorträge und Seminare

Kristina Wißling hält jedes Jahr eine beträchtliche Anzahl an Vorträgen über Origami und Falttechniken und deren Verbindung zu Kunst, Architektur und Wissenschaft. Die Designerin verfügt über mehr als 10 Jahre Erfahrung als Dozentin in den unterschiedlichsten Branchen. Von Kreativunternehmen bis zu Architekten und Ingenieuren, von Kunstakademien bis zu Unternehmen der Automobil-, Verpackungs- und Luftfahrtindustrie. Wenn Sie an einem Vortrag interessiert sind, nehmen Sie bitte Kontakt auf.

This talk is in: German
Seminare und Workshops

Kristina Wißling gibt spezielle Falttechnik-Workshops für Marken, Universitäten sowie interne Innovationsworkshops. Die Vortragsgruppen reichen von Architektur- und Designstudenten bis hin zu F&E-Abteilungen in Unternehmen. Wir haben bereits zahlreiche Workshops mit den Schwerpunkten Geometrie und Falttechniken durchgeführt, unter anderem an der ETH Zürich, Bauhaus-Universität, RWTH Aachen, Sachsenröder und Miele. Wenn Sie an einem Workshop interessiert sind, nehmen Sie bitte Kontakt mit uns auf.

This talk is in: German