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Last update Ancillary Activities: Amsterdam (2018-01-24)

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I am a researcher at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (research group Fashion and Technology), doing my PhD trajectory at the VU. The title of my PhD is: User involvement in design, implications for the sustainability of clothing. My supervisor is Prof. Hein Daanen (VU- Human Movement Sciences) and the co-supervisors Dr. Javier Gimeno Martinez (VU-Faculty of Arts) and Prof. Pieter Jan Stappers (TU Delft- Industrial Design)

Research Output 2012 2016

  • 3 Conference contribution
  • 2 Chapter
  • 2 Article

Attachment, Durability and the Environmental Impact of Digital DIY

Maldini, I. 2016 In : The Design Journal. 19, p. 141-157

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Open Access

The Perfect Dress and its Making: A Comparative Study of the Sartorial Habits of Amsterdam Women (1950s-2010s)

Maldini, I. & Manz, R. 2016 Making Trans/National Design History. Wong, W., Kikuchi, Y. & Lin, T. S. (eds.). Blucher, p. 157-161

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewConference contribution

Participation and Democratization in Design: a Brief Analysis of the Roles of Designers and Users in DIY and Open Design

Maldini, I. 2014 Design Frontiers: Selected Papers of the 8th ICDHS conference. Mexico City: Designio

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewChapter

Diseño participativo y nuevos modelos de desarrollo

López, M. J., De Lisi, R. & Maldini, I. 2013 Extenso: Congreso de Extensión y Sociedad, Asociación de Universidades del Grupo Montevideo.. Montevideo, Uruguay

Research output: ScientificConference contribution