Florian Born was born in 1989 in Bremen. As an interaction designer he is primarily active at the interface between new media art and media design. In 2013 he graduated with a Bachelor’s in digital media from University of the Arts Bremen. At present, Born is a student in the Advanced New Media Class run by Prof. Joachim Sauter at the University of Arts in Berlin studying for a Master’s in visual communication. At the same time, he is working as a user experience designer on the UBERBLIK research project at the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft.
His main interests are connecting the virtual and physical world, working with new technologies, andcreative coding. For his project Modular Interface 2014 Born won 1st prize in the University Prize HFK Bremen. Moreover, form magazine has run stories on his projects Aerosol 2013 and Intervening Spaces 2013.