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HONOURS and AWARDS

2020 European Social Innovation Competition: Reimagine Fashion – Semi-finalist (finale Autumn 2020)
2020 Hello Tomorrow Deep Tech Pioneer
2019 Top 100 women in Fashion Tech
2018 Global Change Award “MycoTEX”
2018 Top 100 Women in Wearable and Consumer Tech
2017 the Smart List: 25 Forward thinkers defining the Future of Fashion (FashNerd)
2017 Green product “MycoTEX”
2017 Look Forward FashionTech Award: Nominee “Dynamic skin”
2015 LAUNCH Nordic Materials Challenge: Shortlist “MycoTEX”
2013 LAUNCH Systems Challenge: Shortlist “Solar fiber”
2012 Accenture Innovation Awards 2012: Finalist “Solar fiber”
2012 TEDx Amsterdam Award 2012: Long list “Solar fiber”
2012 Ideas Waiting to Happen: 1st price “Solar fiber”
2011 Blooom Award: Honourable mention “Sleeping beauty”

GRANTS

2020 KET4CP “MycoTEX” (EU)
2019 NWO / KIEM “MycoTEX” (NL)
2018 Global Change Award “MycoTEX” (WW)
2018 Biobase4SME “MycoTEX” (EU)
2017 WEARsustain / H2020 “MycoTEX” (EU)
2017 Plug and Play – Fashion For Good accelerator program “MycoTEX” (WW)
2015/16 Stimuleringsfonds Creatieve Industrie “Dynamic skin” (NL)
2015 WORTH Pilot Project / CIP “Peplum jacket” (EU)
2014/15 NWO project “Mycelium design” Universiteit Utrecht, Officina Corpuscoli, Stichting Mediamatic (NL)

RESIDENCES

2018 Tribe Against Machine, Lihang workshop – Taiwan / Nomadic textiles
2017 Tribe Against Machine, Lihang workshop – Taiwan / Atayal eyes
2017 Les Moulins de Paillard – France / Anastomosis
2016 Les Moulins de Paillard – France / Woolpunk materials with Ana Pineyro
2015 Les Moulins de Paillard – France / Shielding collar with Barbro Scholz
2014 Les Moulins de Paillard – France / Moving fabrics research

RADIO and TV

2019
The search for sustainable fabric / BBC Business Daily 02-10-20 (UK)
TOP / Rai 25-05-19 (IT)
2018
Ontwerpen met schimmels / BNR Nieuwsradio Eyeopeners 27-10-18 (NL)
2017
Wer weiß denn sowas? / ARD 18-10-17 (DE)
International exchange Lihang Workshop / TITV 19-08-17 (TW)
Zijn schimmels het nieuwe plastic / Groen Licht BNNVARA 13-02-17
MycoTEX / Campustalk 02 Lente
2016
Dag van de Duurzaamheid: MycoTEX / NOS 10-10-16
ARS Electronica / 08-11-16 (AT)
Siamo Noi / 13-05-16 (IT)
Schimmel / Een vandaag 02-05-16
In conversation with Aniela Hoitink / WTIN 29-04-16 (UK)
Een jurk van schimmel / BNR Nieuwsradio Eyeopeners 05-04-16
Een jurk van schimmel, het kan / Radio 1 NPO Langs de lijn en omstreken 30-03-16
Wetenschappers en ontwerpers showen schimmeljurk / RTV Utrecht 23-03-16
Zijn schimmels het nieuwe plastic / Kennis van nu 17-03-16
2015
Chameleon mood scarf / N1 biznis 16-07-17 (B-H)
Nieuw textiel; is mycelium de toekomst? / Eline Krak – documentary
Bouwmaterialen en kledingstukken straks van schimmel / AT5

RESEARCH PAPERS

2019 reMade in Amsterdam – Dieuwertje de Wagenaar
2019 Affordances as materials potential: What design can do for materials development – Bahareh Barati and Elvin Karana
2018 Fabricating materials from living organisms: an emerging design practice – Serena Camere and Elvin Karana
2017 Growing materials for product design – Serena Camere and Elvin Karana
2016 The beauty and the morbid: fungi as source of inspiration in contemporary art – Corrado Nai and Vera Meyer
2016 Al dente textiles. Notes on edible textiles as economic and ecological intermediality – Tincuta Heinzel, Svenja Keune, Sarah Walker and Just Peciulyte