Angela Dione
Research Assistant, Place-Based Field School

Resident, Satellite x Activism

Angela Dione is a mother, designer, maker and researcher situated on the unceded Coast Salish Territory of the Tsawwassen, W̱SÁNEĆ, the Stz’uminus Peoples and the Hul’qumi’num Treaty.

Angela returns from Sweden, where she was completing her MFA in Design at the Högskolan för Design och Konsthantverk – The Academy of Design and Craft at the University of Gothenburg. She now resides on Salt Spring Island, British Columbia (Canada), where her research and practice continues to explore natural materiality in craft and design with an extended interest in place-based immersion. With her background in woodworking, child culture design and creative entrepreneurship, Angela continues to investigate the act of making as a collaborative space for connection and post-humanistic approach. She is now pursuing her Master of Design at Emily Carr University of Art and Design in Vancouver, Canada.