Heidi Jalkh

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Director, Material Systems - UBA, FADU ( Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Heidi Jalkh (1986) Experimental designer with background in Industrial design. Born in Medellin, Colombia and currently residing in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is a specialist in Logic and Technique of the Form, currently she serves as assistant professor of morphology in the ID department and is director of the research project "Material Systems". (all at FADU, UBA). She has continued her studies in the field of interdisciplinary research through the Master Open Design of the Humboldt University in Berlin and FADU, UBA.

She founded her own studio in 2011, where he designs, develops and produces products. Her projects have been exhibited in different international exhibitions, festivals and galleries, as well as in print and digital media.

Since October 2017, she serves as strategic design lead at >> FABRICA design and innovation << a program of COFECYT, Ministry of Education, Culture, Science, Technology of Argentina.