Eco - Social Transformation
100 % natural
using waste material
100 % South Tyrol
Theresa Bader is a multidisciplinary
designer currently based in South Tyrol. She is working in the fields of spatial design, architecture, communication - and eco-social design. She is an explorer of the future, rethinking and reflecting the past and acting in the present.
Her focus is on projects that are ecologically sustainable, socially acceptable, and economically valuable, whilst taking a critical and creative approach to design.
In her work she is establishing a new relationship between humans and resources, e.g. between the user and wool.
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In 2018 Theresa graduated from the Free University of Bolzano, Italy, with a Master’s degree in Eco-Social Design. Her Master Thesis is an intensive
experimental research about local sheep wool in South Tyrol.
She completed her Bachelor in Interior Architecture and Design in 2014 at the Hochschule Coburg, in Germany.
Since then she has been working for several architects, set designers and customers as a freelance architect / spatial designer.
Exhibitions / Publications / Screenings
2021 interview and article about the work with local wool in Franzmagazine
“sheep under a tree” curated by Maximilian Pellizari at Spazio Cut, Gallery in BZ
online publication of “meat”, salto.bz artstore
2020 “IN/TANGIBLE” by Zeba for “Tangible Farm Ficitions” - art and research project about the rythm of foraging on a farm.
2019 “wfyb” - “wool for your body” – a series of objects made out of wool that embrace and celebrate the human body
Publication of “rewollte” and “raw wool” in Zine by Sidewalk Bolzano
Exhibition and Open Studio at “Open Studio Progetto Borca”, Dolomiti Contemporanee
Presentation of “Rewollte - eines vergessenen Schatzes” research and project about South Tyrolean mountain sheep wool. UniBZ
Publication of “Rewollte” in the book: “dispose reuse recycle” – published by Mareike Gast, Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle
2017 “zwischen Dommer und Herbst” got nominated at the 51. Hofer Filmtage for BILD-KUNST FÖRDERPREIS BESTES SZENENBILD
2016 Food Film Fest 2016, Bergamont. “Fleischmahl” (nominee)
2015 “Bitter” Fotoclub/Puderraum group show. curating and exhibiting.
Fotoclub/Puderraum, Berlin, Germany. 19.05.15
“Blau Und Schwarz Sind Anwesend” Fotoclub group show.
Puderraum, Berlin, Germany. 27.03.15
2014 “Lucedisepersi” light installation. TOA Berlin, Germany. August 2014
2012 “life expressions”. LEX group exhibition. Frameless Gallery, London, UK
Workshops / Teaching
2019 "raw wool" 2 day Workshop
2019 “making wool futures” workshop with muu-baa
2018 “wildness” workshopseries at Werkstatt KIMM Kardaun
2017 since 2006 snowboard instructor
2016 “magicCarpet” creating a platform for exchange between citizens and refugees.