- Alison KotinDesigner
Alison’s background as a writer, educator, and visual artist informs her current design practice. She is fascinated by technologies that facilitate communication, collaboration, and engagement. In addition to websites and mobile applications, Alison designs interactive objects and environments that provoke exploration, play, and synergy between digital and physical experiences.
Before joining Continuum, Alison worked as a design educator creating curricula to encourage students to incorporate in-depth research into the design process and explore emerging digital tools. She’s also worked as a researcher at the Harvard AIDS Institute and as the leader of development and marketing at The Urbano Project.
Alison holds an MFA from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design’s Dynamic Media Institute, a diploma in design and studio art from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and a BA in English literature from Brown University.