Merle Ibach – Junior Researcher
Merle Ibach is a junior researcher at IXDM. She has a background in European Media Studies (Potsdam University) and Interface Design (University of Applied Sciences Potsdam). Currently, she is graduating as a Master at the Institute Integrative Design at the Academy of Art and Design FHNW Basel. With her Master thesis she is preparing a follow-up PhD project on Knowledge Practices in Open Design Processes, to be carried out in association with the Leuphana University Lüneburg. At IXDM, Merle is working on experimental publication and exhibition strategies in the research project Shift Register.