Dorothée King is professor and head of the Arts and Design Education department and the Learning Lab at Basel Academy for Arts and Design. She earned her PhD from the College of Fine Arts at Berlin University of the Arts. She has also lectured at Rhode Island School of Design, Providence College; the Interface Cultures program at the University for Art and Industrial Design Linz, Austria; and the Banff New Media Institute, Canada. She was a consultant for the TransArt Institute in New York and has been working as a freelance educator, communicator and coach since 2002.
Dorothée is a certified Jivamukti teacher and certified Vinyasa Yoga teacher. She continues to study yoga, mindfulness, and meditation through attending workshops with advanced teachers.