Annika Frye is a german designer and design researcher. She works in between practice and theory. Annika’s interests concern the aesthetic qualities of serial production, experimental processes and the design process as source of innovation. She has recently published her dissertation on improvisation in design. Since April 2017, Annika Frye holds a professorship for design science and design research at Muthesius University of Arts and Design Kiel. Furthermore, she is working on design projects in the field of experimental industrial design. Her current project is the definition of the interface as a quality of the contemporary design object as postdigital, hybrid object between digital and analogue.