About me

Victoria Ledig

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

► Conception and execution of projects in Product & Fashion Design
► Sustainable Fashion
► Material and Texture Design
► Trend & Color studies
► Design Workshops
► Art Direction
► Good technical knowledge of yarns and textiles: industrial knitting + weaving, surface treatments
► Good knowledge of leather tanning + treatments + leather work
► Designer at MELAWEAR GmbH
► Sales and Design at ELEMENTUM

 

Professional experience ______________________________________________________________________________________________________

2016 – (June-Sept.)       Designer in Residence / World Design Capital Tapei 2016

Project ”Waste Craft”
Research into waste materials of diverse textile industries; organising design workshops for designers, students and residents; establishing links between the local creative professionals and the textile industry for future sustainable projects.

2016 – ongoing               FORM & SEEK, Design Collective / Collaboration

2016 – ongoing               Freelance Designer at MELAWEAR

Designer for apparel and accessories at mela wear. 
Melawear sells and promotes textiles and accessories in Germany and Europe by cooperating with Fairtrade and organic brands and producers. Melawear and its suppliers are both Fairtrade and GOTS (global organic textile standard) certified.

2015 – ongoing               BLANCCollective, Collaboration

2015 – ongoing               DUTCH INVERTUALS COLLECTED, Design Collective / Online Gallery

2014 – ongoing               WDSTCK Collective / Gallery / Collaboration

2013 – ongoing               Freelance Designer at ELEMENTUM by Daniela Pais

ELEMENTUM is a sustainable clothing line for women.
My role includes: assistance with collection design and sampling, organisation and stand design for trade shows and sale points, photo shoot direction/ styling/ production, social media management, e-commerce design and management, office management, support to international wholesale and retail customers, print design and branding.

2013 – ongoing               Studio Victoria Ledig

Commissioned and independent projects in the fields of fashion accessories, material development, interior objects and art direction.

2012                               Internship at ECCO Leather, Dongen, Netherlands (6 months)

2004                               Internship at Hüte&Kostüme, Hamburg, Germany; hat & costume making for the stage (3 months)

 

Exhibitions/ Presentations                 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________

October 2016                   DUTCH DESIGN WEEK. DUTCH INVERTUALS COLLECTED. Veemsgebouw. Eindhoven, NL.

October 2016                   DUTCH DESIGN WEEK. MISCELLANEOUS. Sectie-C. Eindhoven, NL.

October 2016                   WORLD DESIGN CAPITAL TAIPEI 2016. Taipei, TW.

September 2016               LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL. FORM & SEEK. Boxpark, London, UK.

June 2016                        NUDE vs. NAKED. A Shoppable Exhibition. Modefabriek, Amsterdam, NL.

April 2016                        SALONE DEL MOBILE. FORM & SEEK. Ventura Lambrate, Milan, IT.

October 2015                   THE FUTURE OF FASHION IS NOW. Boymans van Beuningen Museum – travelling exhibition,                                                        Shanghai, PRC.

October 2015                   DUTCH DESIGN WEEK. BLANCCollective. Kelderman en van Noort, Eindhoven, NL.

May 2015                         D’DAYS. DUTCH INVERTUALS. Galerie Joseph, Paris, FR.

April 2015                        SALONE DEL MOBILE. DUTCH INVERTUALS. Spazio O’, Milan, IT.

March/April 2015              DESIGN BIENNALE ST. ETIENNE. St. Etienne, FR.

October 2014                   DUTCH DESIGN WEEK. VOLVO DESIGN CHALLENGE. Klokgebouw, Eindhoven, NL.

October 2014                   THE FUTURE OF FASHION IS NOW. Boymans van Beuningen Museum, Rotterman, NL.

June 2014                        ELLE FESTIVAL. SPRMRKT, Amsterdam, NL.

May 2014                         COLLECTIVE 2 DESIGN FAIR. New York City, USA.

December 2013                THE OTHER DINNER. Event/Presentation. Waag society, Amsterdam, NL.

October 2013                   DUTCH DESIGN WEEK. GRADUATION SHOW. Design Academy Eindhoven, Eindhoven, NL.

October 2013                   DUTCH DESIGN WEEK. Kelderman en van Noort, Eindhoven, NL.

July 2013                         YOUNG TALENTS. Mini Mall Rotterdam, NL.

June 2013                        ANDERSOM. Kelderman en van Noort, Eindhoven, NL.

June 2013                        ARTEZ MODESHOW. Arnhem, NL.

April 2013                        SALONE DEL MOBILE. LINKING PROCESS. Ventura Lambrate, Milan, IT.

March 2012                      TOEPASSING PERKAMENT. Schaapskooi Schijndel, NL.

 

Education                     ______________________________________________________________________________________________________

2008 – 2012                    BA Degree, Design Academy Eindhoven, Netherlands; Man and Identity.

2010 (6 months)              Technical textile training at Audax Textielmuseum, Tilburg.

2007                               Lycée des Métiers François Mitterand, École de Ébénisterie Château-Chinon; Apprentice exchange,                                               focus on wood carving.

2005 – 2008                    Certificate of apprenticeship in carpentry; Tischlerei Pasch und Sohn OHG, Berlin, Germany.

 

Awards                         _______________________________________________________________________________________________________

July 2008                        GUTE FORM for diploma piece in carpentry, Berlin, DE.

 

 

Studio Victoria Ledig

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