Paula Cermeño León was born in Lima, Peru and grew up between the United States and Mexico. She did her BA in Industrial Design at PUCP in Lima with a year-long exchange at the ESAD of Saint-Étienne. She graduated from the Master in Product Design at ÉCAL in 2017.
Biodiversity and our relationship with plants is the starting point for many of her projects, which aim to combine the tools of industrial design with the knowledge of nature.
From July to December 2019 she is doing the principal residency program at La Becque in Switzerland.