Another Attaya Projects collaborator featured in our showcase at Northern Design Festival is Teresa Almeida. Teresa is an artist, designer, researcher, and educator whose main interests are wearable and soft technology, craft, tangible and embodied interfaces, ecology, sustainability, and design for empowerment and social innovation. She is currently a PhD student at the Digital Interaction Group at Culture Lab, Newcastle University.

Teresa is showing some of her work with e-textiles throughout the festival and holding a workshop about DIY creative electronics, together with Lalya Gaye, on 12th October between 11.00-14.00 at B&D Studios. Outcome of the workshop will be displayed at the showcase during the rest of the festival.

Pop by on Saturday to check out what we are doing at the workshop and throughout the festival to have a look at her work!

Time: 10-19th October
Location: B&D Studios, 3rd Floor, Commercial Union House, Pilgrim Street, NE1 6QE Newcastle upon Tyne
Entrance: Free!

Find out more about her work at

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