Welmoet Wartena is a researcher, designer and educator.
Welmoet is currently a PhD candidate at the Royal College of Art in London. Her supervisors are Professor Teal Triggs and Dr Alison Barnes. In 2017, she was awarded the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds and Stichting de Zaaier scholarships (the Netherlands) to conduct her doctoral research at the Royal College of Art.
PhD Candidate, School of Communication, Royal College of Art, London, UK, 2017 – present
MA Visual Arts: Book Arts, Camberwell College of Arts London, University of the Arts London, UK, 2008–09
BA (Hons) Design in Communication: Graphic Design, Academy of Art Minerva, The Netherlands, 2003–07
Graphic Design and Publishing Design, Cibap, The Netherlands, 1998–2003
Scholarships / Awards
Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds: Young Talent Awards, The Netherlands, 2017
Stichting de Zaaier, The Netherlands, 2017
Fundatie van de Vrijvrouwe van Renswoude, The Netherlands, 2008
VSB Fonds, The Netherlands, 2008
International Society of Typographic Designers (ISTD), 2014 – present