Klasien van de Zandschulp

Interactive Design

Klasien van de Zandschulp is an Amsterdam-based interactive artist and creative director at studio affect lab. 
She designs story-based and participatory experiences, blending digital/physical and online/offline interactions. Her work explores sensory design, embodiment, rituals, augmented realities, human interaction and (radical) thoughts around our daily technology consumption.

In collaboration with Emilie Baltz she created the futuristic cooking show called 'EAT TECH KITCHEN' and with VR artist Ali Eslami she designed the interactive installation 'Sacred Hill'. In collaboration with South-African researcher Natalie Dixon she created 'Good Neighbours': an interactive documentary about intimate surveillance and the micro-politics of neighbourhoods. During the recent lockdown she created 'DISTANCE DISCO', a virtual dancefloor for techno romances!

Van de Zandschulp is fellow at the Institute of Network Cultures (NL, 2020), the Sundance New Frontier Story Lab (USA, 2019) and guest researcher at the Artez Future Makers Insitute - (NL, 2018, 2019). Van de Zandschulp recently won the IDFA Doclab Immersive Non-Fiction award. and is committee member for the Creative Industries Fund ‘Upstream: music x design’ grant. She works as a tutor for BA Graphic Design at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (KABK) and she teaches the course ‘New Perceptual Frameworks’ at the fine arts department of the Artez University of the Arts in Arnhem.