CONTACT

 

deb.janssens@gmail.com

1991 / based in Paris / living in Amsterdam

 

Déborah Janssens (FR) is a designer and ethnologist focussing on the experience of things.

She works with objects, installation, film and performance to explore the agency of things

as a playground for storytelling practices.

 

 

UNTIL NOW

 

2018 / Object interview - NDSM, Amsterdam, NL

 

2018 / Le french design, Salone del Mobile - Institut Français, Milan, IT

 

2017 / Decorating dissidence - Graduate Centre, London, UK

 

2017 / Designers in residency - Buda Island, Kortrijk, BE

 

2017 / TV Clerici, Salone del Mobile - Palazzo Clerici, Milan, IT

 

2016 / In need of, Graduation Show - Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven, NL

 

2016 / Into the wild, Maarten Van Severen Chair 01 with Erwan Bouroullec - Ghent, BE

 

2016 / Do disturb! - Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR

 

2015 / Parkwerk Lohberg - Essen, DE

 

2014 / Hale-Bopp, les Ateliers Sud Side - Cité des Arts de la Rue, Marseille, FR

 

2014 / Ma cantine en ville - Agora Biennale, Bordeaux, FR

 

2013 / Ma cantine en ville - Cité de l’Architecture & du Patrimoine, Paris, FR

 

2011 / George Sowden internship - Milan, IT

 

 

STEP BY STEP

 

Social Design
2014-2016 / Master degree - Design Academy of Eindhoven, NL

Thesis about Surroutinism, a surreal design methodology created with François Bonnot

 

Ethnology

2013-2014 / Bachelor degree - University of Social Sciences of Strasbourg, FR

Thesis about the anthropology of the imaginary from objects in performative arts

 

Object Design

2010-2013 / Bachelor degree - Superior School of Art and Design of Reims, FR

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