Visual Navigation Project (2016-2018)

The Visual Navigation project is focused on library users searching for knowledge in an increasingly digital world. The project aims to enhance the user’s visual experience while searching for information, to inspire and to increase the use of library resources. It is conducted at the University of Oslo. Role: project leader, visual designer.

XIMPEL (2007-current)

XIMPEL is a free open-source platform to create interactive media applications. Using XIMPEL, it is possible to weave together video, audio, images and other media to create interactive storylines, and even full web applications. Role: co-founder.

WebART: Web Archive Retrieval Tools (2012-2016)

The NWO-funded WebART project was related to enhancing access to Web archives, containing our future culture heritage. As a PhD candidate within the project, my research was related to the support of complex search in search systems, with a specific focus on supporting various cognitive stages of search. Role: PhD researcher.

Timeless Future (2009-2012)

Timeless Future was founded in 2009 as an independent studio for video production and multimedia development. Assignments included advanced geomapping applications, interactive media projects and promotional films. Clients involved corporate, academic and non-profit institutions, such as VU University Amsterdam, Oslo University College, the University of Twente, and the Dutch clothing retail chain “Sissy-Boy”. Role: owner. …

Clima Futura (2007-2008)

The Clima Futura project, nominated for the academic year prize 2007, aimed at improving the dissemination of climate change research. Climate scientists were working side by side with multimedia experts in bringing information to the attention of the general public in an innovative and attractive way. Role: team member, visual and game designer.