Cécile Bucher was born in Geneva, Switzerland, lives currently in Linz, Austria and works at Ars Electronica. She obtained in 2003 a Bachelor in Visual Arts from the Saint-Luc Institute in Brussels. She obtained then in 2007 and in 2009 a bachelor and a master in Computer Science from the Swiss Federal Institute in Lausanne, Switzerland. She worked two years as a Research&Developpement enginner at Ozwe, a company founded by Dr. Frédéric Kaplan, where she mostly worked on the development of the Qb1 robot. In 2010, she joined Ars Electronica where she works on the creation of concepts for interactive installations and on their software implementation.