USC Cinematic Arts

Ronni Kimm is a designer, researcher and founder of RK+STUDIO based in Los Angeles. Her career has spanned 20 years of diverse partnerships with organizations, creatives, and technologists. Her current work is focused on building near future worlds using speculative design and fiction to create powerful frameworks and to help people imagine what may be possible. Recent projects include collaborations with The World Building and Bridge Institute at USC, Experimental Design/Alex McDowell, and clients such as Clif Bar and The Ford Motor Company.

As an educator, her background includes lectureships, and visiting artist/critic roles at the ArtCenter College of Design, California Institute of the Arts, Otis College of Art & Design, Sci-Arc, UCLA, and USC. As part of her exploration of new meanings and forms, Ronni loves to incite conversations and collaborations with brilliant thinkers and doers whenever possible.