Mirjam Schäfer

Interdisciplinary Laboratory

Mirjam Schäfer completed her Bachelor’s in Art History, Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies at the Universities of Vienna and Basel. She then worked as an Assistant to the Executive Director of The Lab, an experimental art space in San Francisco. She has been studying Cultural Studies at the Humboldt-Universität since October 2015.Within the priority area »Form Processes & Modelling«, she is examining the form and functionality of ornament. She is interested in the conditions and materiality in the design of ornamentation in nature and public spaces.