Hélène Portier



Hélène Portier is a Swiss digital artist and interaction designer.
By creating physical or digital experiences, Hélène invites us to consider our everyday life environment in an unexpected manner.
Graduated from BA Media & Interaction Design at ECAL in 2017 she is currently part of EPFL + ECAL Lab as a design researcher, where she is also doing a MAS in Design Research for Digital Innovation.

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2018 - Now Design Researcher & MAS DRDI, EPFL + ECAL Lab, Lausanne, Switzerland (until September 2020)
2018 - Now Freelancer
2019 INNSINC workshop, Bangalore, India
2018 Lead Teacher & Coordinator, Powercoders, Coding Academy for Refugees, Lausanne, Switzerland
2018 Design Collaborator at SI.D LAB Enable Foundation, Hong Kong
2017 - 2018 Artist in Residence & Lecturer, Hong Kong Design Institute, Hong Kong
2016 China Hardware Innovation Camp, Hong Kong, Shenzhen, China
2014 - 2017 Bachelor Media & Interaction Design, Graduation with Honors, ECAL, Lausanne, Switzerland
2010 - 2014 CFC Multimedia Designer, Graduation with Honors, ERACOM, Lausanne, Switzerland


September 2019 to March 2020 Temps Passé, Temps Réel Museum für Gestaltung, Zürich, Switzerland
July - August 2019 Temps Passé, Temps Réel Musée Suisse de l’appareil photographique, Vevey, Switzerland
September - October 2017 20°C ECAL graduation show, Lausanne, Switzerland
April 2016 Broom Broom Fuorisalone Design Week, Milano, Italy
September 2016 Swissnex Heads Swissnex, San Francisco, USA