Daniela Mitterberger is an architect and researcher with a strong interest in new media, the relationship between Human/Body within digital fabrication and emerging technologies. She is co-founder and director of «MAEID [Büro für Architektur und transmediale Kunst]», a multidisciplinary architecture practice based in Vienna. Currently, Daniela is a Ph.D. researcher and A&T Ph.D. Fellow at ETH Zürich, the Chair of Architecture and Digital Fabrication (Gramazio Kohler Research) focusing on intuition in digital design and robotic fabrication. Daniela is also a researcher at the University of Applied Arts and co-leader of an FWF PEEK project titled “Co-corporeality”.
Previously she was a lecturer at several international graduate and postgraduate programs, amongst others, at the University of Melbourne (MSD), ETH Zürich, the Leopold-Franzens University Innsbruck, and the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. Her work has been recognized with several awards and has been widely exhibited at various international galleries, institutions, and events, including Venice Biennale 2021, Ars Electronica Linz, Melbourne Triennial, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, and HdA Graz.
Doctoral research: Human-machine collaboration in computational design and robotic fabrication, ETH Zürich, 2018-2022