Johanna Keimeyer Portrait

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2016 Süper Store – Set design assistant for paper crafts artist Lacy Barry, Berlin (Feb – Mar)
2015-2016 Hotel Oderberger – Interior design planning 70 rooms, photographic art prints and framing, Berlin (Dec – Mar)
2015 Zumtobel Lighting GmbH, Austria – Design team member to develop the light design system “Tecton“ lead by tecDesign Los Angeles (July – Nov)
2014-2015 teNeues Digital Media – Project management, editorial and photoshoots coordination, photography for cross-media city guide, app and web “Cool Cities Bangkok“, Thailand and “Cool Cities Berlin“, Berlin
2012-2013 teNeues Digital Media – Editorial management, art direction and team leader for “The eBike Book”, Berlin (Aug 2012 – Mar 2013)
2012-2016 Compressorhead Robotband, Hotel Oderberger, Berliner Bäder Betriebe – Concept development, creative direction and project management for music videos, editorial photography, art events and exhibitions with video mappings on architecture in Berlin, Bangkok, Tokyo and NYC (NY Festival of Lights 2014)
2013 Jeff Cowen (Photographer) – Assistance (Apr – July)
2009 Ingo Maurer GmbH (Light design) – Internship (Mar – Apr)
2005-2007 Vitra Design, Weil am Rhein and Birsfelden, Switzerland – Apprenticeship for upholstery, degree with distinction



2007-2012 University of the Arts Berlin, (UdK) – Diplom Designerin Product- and fashion design graduation (Oct 2007 – Mar 2012)
2011-2012 Rhode Island School of Design, (RISD), Providence, USA, – Digital Media MFA Program, Scholarship exchange student (Sept – Mar 2012)
2011-2012 MIT Media Lab, Boston, USA – “Outer Space, Inner Space“ Studio Course (Sept – Jan 2012)
2009 Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan – Product design, Scholarship exchange student (Mar – Aug 2009)
2006 Humberto and Fernando Campana – workshop at Boisbuchet
2005 Reciclar-T3 Institute, Aguida Zanol, product- and fashion designer, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (May – June)
2004-2005 woodworking college for furniture making, Stuttgart (Sept – Aug)



2016 Hotel Oderberger – photographic art prints in 70 hotel rooms, Berlin
2015 performance “Space, Motion and Community” with Jonah Bokaer (USA) and Stavros Gasparatos (Greece) in Boisbuchet, France, (Aug)
2015 Gallery Weekend Berlin, photo exhibition at Kino International Kunst, (May)
2014 Festival of Lights NYC, Video projection “Everything is illusion” at Manhattan Bridge Anchorage (Pearl St. and Anchorage Place) Dumbo, Brooklyn, (Nov)
2014 Photo exhibition at Spiess & Schumacher law office, Berlin (April – Oct)
2013 Photo exhibition at Rooftop Gallery by Farmani, Bangkok (Feb – March)
2013 “Narcissism Now” Videoprojection and performance at Cabochon Hotel, Bangkok (Jan)
2013 Part of exhibition “Connected Creativity” at Bangkok Arts and Cultural Center,BACC, Bangkok (Jan – Feb)
2012 Exhibition at Artist Residency Thaillywood, Nongplalai, Thailand (June)
2012 Exhibition at Artist Residency TWS, Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo (April – May)
2012 Photoexhibition, videoprojection and performance in a landmarked old swimming pool Oderberger Stadtbad in Berlin, in honor of the World Water Day of UNO 2012 (March 22.), graduation work
2011 Work “Bottleship” at exhibition “Songs of the Sea”, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK (Jul – Oct)
2011 Work “Trashure 2″ at exhibition “Luminous Times – Sustainable Architecture”, France in collaboration with Vitra Design Museum and Centre Pompidou (June – Oct)
2011 Audiovisual installation, Bikini Showroom, Berlin (July)
2011 DMY international design festival Berlin, Airport Berlin-Tempelhof (June)
2011 Exhibition “Young Design in Berlin”, Gallery Alte Schule, cultural center Adlershof, Germany (March – April)
2010 Art Fair “Kunstforum Brandenburg”, Potsdam, Germany (Oct)
2008 Work “Trashure 2″ exhibited in “Adventure with Objects” at Pinacoteca Agnelli (Museum), Turin, Italy (March – July)


Awards, Workshops & more:

2015 Jonah Bokaer (choreographer) (USA) and Stavros Gasparatos (composer) (Greece) workshop at Boisbuchet
2012 Talk at Bauhaus Archiv Berlin, about Copying in Art and Design, Berlin
2010 Faces of Design Award, (FoD), Best Online Student Portfolio
2009 International Design Award (IDA), first place  for category: Student, Product Design, Lighting
2008 Fusion Publishing, design book packager, research work, Los Angeles, USA (Sept)
2008 Sevil Peach textile workshop at Boisbuchet, sponored by Kvadrat (Aug)
2008 Porcelaine Workshop with ENSA (Ecole Nationale Superieure d’Art) in Limoges, France at Boisbuchet (July)
2007 Glass Blowing with Corning Museum of Glass, NY, workshop at Boisbuchet
2004-2005 Industrial designer Fodermayer, Stuttgart Bavarian State Theater, scenery´s workshop, Munich (Nov)
2004 Joiner´s workshop, internships, Stuttgart and Überlingen (March-July)
2003-2004 Boris Wiechulla (photographer) and advertising agency Schmidt&Partners, internships, Stuttgart (Sept-Feb)



Handcraft Specialized in prototyping and modelmaking with different materials and technologies
Photography Studio photography (analog /digital) incl. film shoots and editing, videoprojections
Software Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Final Cut, Premiere Pro, Lightroom (excellent skills)
Pro Engeneering, Arduino, Max msp/jitter (intermediate skills)
Languages German (mother tongue), English (fluent written and spoken), French (good), Japanese (basic)


Johanna Keimeyer was born 1982 in Filderstadt. She lives and works
in Berlin.