Bianca Vallentine is the Project Coordinator for the Digital Ethnography Research Centre (DERC).
With a design and strategy background, Bianca has amassed key experience in the translation of academic work to industry projects. Over the next three years she seeks to translate the work of DERC to a broad audience.
Bianca’s previous roles have seen her work strategically for RMIT University Centre for Game Design Research, RMIT Games and Experimental Entertainment Lab (GEELab 2012 – 2015), Design Victoria, Arts Victoria, University of Western Australia Extensionand FORM. From 2010 – 2012 she also managed her own business as an independent events producer, in this capacity she was awarded funding from the Department of Culture and the Arts (Western Australia) to showcase West Australian emerging fashion talent through her pop-up fashion event From Here to There at L’Oreal and Virgin Melbourne Fashion Festival respectively.
Currently (2012 – present) Bianca also runs her successful handpainted textile and homewares business The Vallentine Project.
Bianca Vallentine, Project Coordinator for the RMIT Digital Ethnography Research Centre