The industrial designer Miriam Sanchez is characterized by a constant interest of new learning, and the particular interest in social design projects. She has worked with different materials such as wood, glass, ceramics, crafts, among others. She has had the opportunity to live abroad, for study or work, which has allowed her to have a global vision and a better understanding of different cultures, which has made a difference in each of her products.

Work Samples

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Work History

LANGUAGES: Spanish, English, Estonian, German, Portuguese PROFESIONAL EXPERIENCE: TocoMadera Interior Design company Guadalajara, México (today) Design Possivel Design company focused on projects of social impact Sao Paulo, Brazil (2012) Occupational Therapy assisted by robots, Mationmechanics Design of a game with robots to provide therapy for disabled children Guadalajara, Mexico 2012 Orrefors cabinet makers In collaboration with Linköping University of Sweden. 2011 “Juguemos Limpio” Kiosk for Guadalajara’s government 2011 Walt Disney Co. Merchandise in Epcot Park. Orlando, Florida, United States of America. 2010 WORKSHOPS: “Así se conoce Jalisco” (That is how Jalisco is known) Flaviano Celaschi, Politecnico di Milano Carmen Malvar, PRATT Institute of Nueva York. Honorary Mention “Sueños Indígenas…Diseño Mínimo” (native dreams… minimal design). Mariana Amatullo, Art Center College of Design Honorary Mention Workshop about innovation 2011 Alex Blanch and Laura Novik “Collapsible Box” Summer course 2011 Mikael Löfström and Leif Burman “IBM Kiosk creation” Honorary Mention “Arts of the table” Intercampus Guadalajara 2010 Fanny Perrier

Education

INDUSTRIAL DESIGN-ITESM, Guadalajara, Mexico (today) COLLEGE EXCHANGE-FAAP, São Paulo, Brazil (2012) DISNEY COLLEGE PROGRAM-Florida, USA (2010) ANIMATION AND DIGITAL ART-ITESM, Guadalajara, Mexico ( 2008- 2010) ROTARY EXCHANGE-Tallinn, Estonia (2005-2006)

Specialties

Awards

EXPOSITIONS: London Design Festival 2013 ENGLAND Life In Glass 2012. SPAIN Stockholm Furniture Fair 2012. SWEDEN Design Fest 2011. MEXICO Open Room Galerias 2011. MEXICO Feria Habitat 2011. SPAIN

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