Swiss Design Network Conference 2010: Designers see the world not simply as it is, but rather as it could be. In this perspective, the world is a laboratory to explore the contingency of the existing and the thinking in options. Imaginations of the contra factual are a key source for the creation of alternative political,… Continue reading Negotiating futures. Design fiction
Here are my raw notes from the three days of excellent conversation, urban exploration and brainstorming of Design Engaged 2005.
We are all sat around a table in Amsterdam, at Design Engaged 2004. There are lots of photos going up to Flickr, and here are my notes. h2. Ben Cerveny * The growth of the soil * How do we comprehend complexity * How do we build structures around complex information * Accreting meta-data: GPS… Continue reading Design Engaged 2004
The final event in the Trans-cultural mapping series of workshops was organised by RIXC in Riga, Latvia.
My piece for ‘Afar’ in Copenhagen documents the time from 27 February to 19 May 2004. It presents a linear sequence of images alongside personal maps.
Currently in Reykjavik for the Trans-cultural mapping workshop.
Some notes from the ‘loop city’ workshop at Outside In in Goteborg.