Dr.Michaella Janse van Vuuren
Michaella Janse van Vuuren is a South African designer and artist who has a PhD in Electrical Engineering. Her work will be featured in the London Science Museum from September 2013 to August 2014, she has participated in exhibitions such as the London 3D Printshow and is part of the .MGX by Materialise principal collection. She is the VISI emerging designer of 2012 and was recently nominated by London-based Rabih Hage (one of the most respected gallerists pioneering the growth of design-art) as “the most interesting new talent to watch” at Design Days Dubai 2012. She was also the ABSA KKNK festival artist in 2010, and her 3D printed Chrysanthemum Centrepiece was winner of the MBOISA at Design Indaba expo 2009.