Teis De Greve is a digital designer, developer and researcher working in Rotterdam (NL) and Genk (BE). His work investigates our relationship with technology by breaking down and reconstructing everyday electronic artefacts, inspired by techniques from the hacker, maker and DIY cultures. Teis holds a masters degree in Interaction Design from LUCA School of Arts (BE), where he is currently completing a practice-based PhD in the Arts on smart cities, hacking and participatory design.
The work of Teis has been exhibited at Z33, Milan Design Week, Istanbul Design Biennial and Porto Design Biennial, amongst others. He has been teaching at LUCA School of Arts, and has tutored workshops at Design Academy Eindhoven and Willem de Koning Academy. He was selected as a laureate of Toegepast 21 in Z33 House for Contemporary Art in 2016, and awarded the Talent Development Grant of the Creative Industries Fund NL in 2018.
Teis is a co-founder of Studio Kitsunya, a research studio working on self-initiated and commissioned projects in the fields of digital culture, architecture and urbanism.