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Liliana Ovalle

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PositionResearcher
Department Design
Email l.ovalle (@gold.ac.uk)
Phone+44 (0)20 7078 5187
Liliana Ovalle

Liliana is a researcher with the Interaction Research Studio and teaches on the MA Interaction Design. Since graduating from the Royal College of Art in 2006, Liliana has run her own practice working on product and furniture design. In her work, she pays special attention to inquiring themes such as the “incomplete” and the “unrehearsed” observed in the urban context.

Her designs have been selected for international exhibitions including Gallery Libby Sellers and Museo Poldi Pezzoli. Her project Sinkhole Vessels is part or the permanent collection of the Museum of Arts and Design in New York.

Publications

Design

Energy Babble
Gaver, William; Michael, Mike; Kerridge, Tobie; Wilkie, Alex; Boucher, Andy; Ovalle, Liliana and Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew. Energy Babble.

Show/Exhibition

Local Icons. Urban Landscapes / North-South
Ovalle, Liliana. 2017. Local Icons. Urban Landscapes / North-South. In: "Local Icons. Urban Landscapes / North-South", MAXXI Museum, Italy, 03 February - 26 February 2017.

Energy Babble
Gaver, William; Kerridge, Tobie; Wilkie, Alex; Ovalle, Liliana and Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew. 2016. Energy Babble. In: "Climactic: Post Normal Design", Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, United States, Nov - Dec 2016.

Experimental Thinking / Design Practices
Gaver, William; Michael, Mike; Kerridge, Tobie; Ovalle, Liliana; Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew; Wilkie, Alex and Gabrys, Jennifer. 2015. Experimental Thinking / Design Practices. In: "Experimental Thinking / Design Practices", Griffith University Art Gallery, Australia.

Web Science 2015
Boucher, Andy; Cameron, David; Gaver, William; Hauenstein, Mark; Jarvis, Nadine; Kerridge, Tobie; Michael, Mike; Ovalle, Liliana; Pennington, Sarah and Wilkie, Alex. 2015. Web Science 2015. In: "Web Science 2015 Conference Exhibition", Web Sci '15, United Kingdom, 28 June – 1 July 2015.

Datacatcher
Boucher, Andy; Cameron, David; Gaver, William; Hauenstein, Mark; Jarvis, Nadine; Ovalle, Liliana and Pennington, Sarah. 2015. Datacatcher. In: "Digital Design Weekend", V&A Museum, London, United Kingdom, 26 - 27 Sept 2015.

The Prayer Companion
Boucher, Andy; Cameron, David; Gaver, William; Hauenstein, Mark; Jarvis, Nadine; Ovalle, Liliana and Pennington, Sarah. 2015. The Prayer Companion. In: "Big Bang Data", Somerset House, London, United Kingdom, 3 Dec 2015 - 20 Mar 2016.

New Territories: Laboratories for Design, Craft and Art in Latin America
Ovalle, Liliana. 2014. New Territories: Laboratories for Design, Craft and Art in Latin America. In: "New Territories: Laboratories for Design, Craft and Art in Latin America", Museum of Arts and Design, United States, November 2015 - April 2015.

Feral Experimental
Gaver, William; Michael, Mike; Kerridge, Tobie; Ovalle, Liliana; Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew; Wilkie, Alex and Gabrys, Jennifer. 2014. Feral Experimental. In: "Feral Experimental", UNSW Galleries, Sydney, Australia.

Energy Babble
Gaver, William; Michael, Mike; Kerridge, Tobie; Ovalle, Liliana; Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew; Wilkie, Alex and Gabrys, Jennifer. 2014. Energy Babble. In: "A Sense of Energy", The White Building, London, United Kingdom, 26 Jun - 28 Jun 2014.

Energy Babble
Gaver, William; Michael, Mike; Kerridge, Tobie; Ovalle, Liliana; Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew; Wilkie, Alex and Gabrys, Jennifer. 2014. Energy Babble. In: "A Sense of Energy", The Senedd, Cardiff, United Kingdom, 30 Sept - 2 Oct 2014.

A Sense Of Energy: Multimodal Encounters With Energy Communities
Gaver, William; Kerridge, Tobie; Wilkie, Alex; Ovalle, Liliana and Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew. A Sense Of Energy: Multimodal Encounters With Energy Communities. In: "A Sense of Energy", The Welsh Assembly, Cardiff, United Kingdom, 30 Sept - 2 Oct 2014.

Multimodal Encounters With Energy Communities
Gaver, William; Kerridge, Tobie; Wilkie, Alex; Ovalle, Liliana and Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew. Multimodal Encounters With Energy Communities. In: "A Sense of Energy", The White Building, London, United Kingdom, 26-28 June 2014.

Conference or Workshop Item

ProbeTool Cam: A Work in Progress Research Prototype
Boucher, Andy; Gaver, William; Ovalle, Liliana and Vanis, Michail. 2016. 'ProbeTool Cam: A Work in Progress Research Prototype'. In: CHI 2016. California, United States 7 - 12 May 2016.

Energy Babble: embodiment of a research device
Ovalle, Liliana and Gaver, William. 2016. 'Energy Babble: embodiment of a research device'. In: Object Outcomes: Attending to Objects as Outcomes of Design Research. CHI 2016, United States.

Tilly and the Myth of Energy Independence
Gaver, William; Ovalle, Liliana and Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew. 2016. 'Tilly and the Myth of Energy Independence'. In: DEMAND Conference 2016. Lancaster University, United Kingdom 13-15 April 2016.

Data Tour
Gaver, William; Boucher, Andy; Cameron, David; Pennington, Sarah and Ovalle, Liliana. 2015. 'Data Tour'. In: Research Through Design 2015. Cambridge, United Kingdom 25-27 March 2015.

Designing Energy Experiments: Scripting Ambiguity and Curiosity in a Research Device
Ovalle, Liliana. 'Designing Energy Experiments: Scripting Ambiguity and Curiosity in a Research Device'. In: Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science (EASST/4S). Barcelona, Spain 31 Aug - 3 Sept 2016.

Energy Babble. Symposium Art and Design by Other Means: Research Methods and Practices
Ovalle, Liliana. 'Energy Babble. Symposium Art and Design by Other Means: Research Methods and Practices'. In: EASST/4S. Museu del Disseny de Barcelona, Spain 31 Aug - 1 Sept 2016.

Energy Babble: Design Interventions for Energy Reduction Communities
Gabrys, Jennifer; Kerridge, Tobie; Michael, Mike; Wilkie, Alex and Ovalle, Liliana. 'Energy Babble: Design Interventions for Energy Reduction Communities'. In: EASST/4S 2012. Copenhagen Business School, Denmark 17-20 Oct 2012.

Article

The Datacatcher: Batch Deployment and Documentation of 130 Location-Aware, Mobile Devices That Put Sociopolitically-Relevant Big Data in People's Hands: Polyphonic Interpretation at Scale
Gaver, William; Boucher, Andy; Jarvis, Nadine; Cameron, David; Hauenstein, Mark; Pennington, Sarah; Bowers, John; Pike, James; Beitra, Robin and Ovalle, Liliana. 2016. The Datacatcher: Batch Deployment and Documentation of 130 Location-Aware, Mobile Devices That Put Sociopolitically-Relevant Big Data in People's Hands: Polyphonic Interpretation at Scale. pp. 1597-1607.

Energy Babble: Mixing Environmentally-Oriented Internet Content to Engage Community Groups
Gaver, William; Michael, Mike; Kerridge, Tobie; Wilkie, Alex; Boucher, Andy; Ovalle, Liliana and Plummer-Fernandez, Matthew. 2015. Energy Babble: Mixing Environmentally-Oriented Internet Content to Engage Community Groups. Proceedings of CHI 2015, pp. 1115-1124.