Claire van Rhyn

School of Communication, RCA


Claire is a design researcher and educationalist. Her practice investigates the mechanics of cultural transmission and social change. She has over 15 years experience in art direction and publication design, and have worked for 10 years with school communities on understanding and incorporating creative processes in learning and teaching. She teaches internationally on perception, embodiment and the senses, and have researched social cognition for Universities of Cambridge, Exeter and Roehampton. Claire is currently conducting her PhD research at the Royal College of Art across the fields of Information Experience Design and Education.