Kiki Mager is a current postgraduate student at the Centre for Research Architecture within the Visual Cultures department at Goldsmiths, University of London. Mager holds a Design Trust Seed Grant Hong Kong, received the Grant Programme for Talent Development by the Creative Industries Fund NL and was invited researcher and participant for the exhibition GEO–DESIGN: Alibaba. From Here To Your Home at Van Abbemuseum in 2018 and Salone del Mobile 2019. In 2017 Mager participated at the Checkpoints & Chokepoints ArtEZ Master pilot programme in Arnhem and presented as Global Graduate speaker at the Design Indaba festival (Cape Town, ZA). In 2016 Mager received a BA Cum Laude from the Man & Wellbeing department at the Design Academy Eindhoven and spoke at the symposium Intersectional Perspectives on Design, Politics and Power in Malmö (SE), hosted by the Decolonising Design collective, with whom Mager co-published the article 5000times – Exploitative mechanism within the design of smart high-tech devices.
Kiki is my preferred name, previous work has been published under Isabel Mager. My pronouns are she/her and they/them.