Category Archives: Design

Aesthetics, Cosmopolitics and Design

  The track Aesthetics, Cosmopolitics and Design included nine papers at DRS 2016 and generated a lot of interesting discussion brought about through the interdisciplinary engagement between STS and design research. The papers included in the track explored the notions of aesthetics and cosmopolitics in different (implicit and explicit) ways. In almost all, however, there is […]

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Studio Studies Book Launch

Some photos from the book launch of Studio Studies, which took place at Goldsmiths on the 18th of February and the V&A on the 19th – as part of the Design Culture Salon.  

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Experimental Thinking/Design Practices

The Energy Babble is featured in the catalogue that accompanies the exhibition ‘Experimental Thinking/Design Practices’. The exhibition is being held at the Griffith University Art Gallery between the 18th of September and the 7th of November 2015.

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Studio Studies – out now.

Studio Studies: Operations, Topologies and Displacements, published by Routledge and part of the CRESC series, is not out.

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Practice Research: Biographies, Beginnings and Futures

Goldsmiths is hosting a Design Star PhD training event entitled ‘Practice Research: Biographies Beginnings & Futures‘. The event takes place on Wednesday the 4th of November (2015) and precedes the PhD by Design conference, also being held at Goldsmiths. The afternoon of activities includes a session devoted to the presentation of practice-based design research followed […]

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Practices of Design

Alongside Andy Boucher, Steve Keirl and Bill Gaver, I helped to organise and facilitate the ‘Practices of Design’ research event at the Design Department, Goldsmiths.

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ProtoPublics

I’ve been interviewed as part of an AHRC commissioned project ‘ProtoPublics‘. As described on the site, during the interview I  talk “about ‘putting pressure on the social’, the potentials in the interface between computational technology and politics and how he uses Actor Network Theory (ANT) in his work”. ProtoPublics also features interviews with Rob Imrie, Rachel Aldred, Tim […]

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