innovation vs design?

innovation vs design?

Here are some examples of articles/texts that address the conflation or relationship between design and innovation (I will keep adding to this): John Thackara’s ‘In …

 

oxytocin + the emergent property of love.

oxytocin + the emergent property of love.

Oxytocin is a hormone involved in the process of giving birth, but has also been called the ‘hormone of love‘ and is claimed to be …

 

Lake Clifton

Lake Clifton

This week, I am visiting Lake Clifton, south of Perth and in the vicinity of Mandurah, reportedly the fasted growing city in Australia. Lake Clifton …

 

Biotech Art Revisited

Biotech Art Revisited

Attending the symposium and exhibition, Biotech Art Revisited, at Experimental Art Foundation

 

Plastic Futures enters phase two

Plastic Futures enters phase two

Plastic Futures seminar entered phase earlier this week, which means we are moving more heavily into the designing of future scenarios. This is involving imagining …

 

Cancer as a talent.

Cancer as a talent.

Eva Vertes looks to the future of medicine | Video on TED.com. This is a talk by a 19yr old who is trying to find a …

 

Intimate Transactions

Intimate Transactions

Intimate Transactions. This is a link to Keith Armstrong’s site and his page on Intimate Transactions, a multi-user interactive work. There is a very good video …

 

love latex?

love latex?

How to make your own latex leggings | Making Latex Clothing. this has got them twittering :-) and it might just get me making (not pants though).

 

extreme change

extreme change

So what the hell’s going on in the Eastern States of Australia in the last month? Massive floods in the north, drought and unprecedented …

 

plastic futures blog

plastic futures blog

My latest research seminar, Plastic Futures, starts this week. The blog, in its embryonic form, has been set up. It can be found here, and …