Former Studio Artist from April 2013 – September 2013
Ebru Kurbak, born in Izmir, Turkey, is an artist, researcher and educator based in Vienna. She received her Master’s degree in Architecture from Istanbul Technical University. Ebru lectured at the Departments of Visual Communication Design and Photography and Video at the Istanbul Bilgi University and the Department of Space & Design Strategies at the University of Arts and Industrial Design in Linz.
She currently runs the collaborative artistic research project Stitching Worlds at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna. In her artistic work, Ebru is driven by her interest in the hidden political nature of everyday spaces, technologies and routines and how the design of the ordinary is involved in shaping individual and societal values, practices and ideologies.