designer, creative technologist, tinkerer


b. 1986, HK.


designer of learning experiences,

seeker of disruptive


tinkerer of tangible interfaces

Mariana is a designer with experience in product, graphic and service design. She graduated from the University of Sao Paulo with a Bachelor of Science in design. In 2017, she joined MIT Media Lab as a visiting student to work on her undergraduate final thesis, "Design Principles for Creative Learning." Her work focuses on creating low-cost creative learning kits to support children in making meaningful projects. Currently, she is a master student in Creative Technologies at University of Colorado Boulder.

CV available upon request.