BIO 50

October 2, 2014STUDIO WORK

Justin McGuirk. Dreaming of Year Zero

by Z33

In the grey areas of “social innovation”, policy experts and computer hackers are adopting a design ethos to rethink intractable social problems. Nothing embodies the merging of these two phenomena in the field of design quite like open-source de... Read more »

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Thomas Lommée, OS TentBeds, 2016. Ideas City, Detroit, USA. Commissioned by Joseph Grima / The New Museum, NY. September 30, 2014STUDIO WORK

OpenStructures. Interview with Thomas Lommée

by Z33

What is authorship in open source design? How is an object system based on open source distributed? Belgian designer Thomas Lommée, initiator of OpenStructures, talks about OpenStructures and prospective future of open source design in an interview ... Read more »

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September 24, 2014STUDIO WORK

Vera Sacchetti & Tamar Shafrir. A Good Virus

by Z33

Partly triggered by the crisis and partly fighting to stay relevant, in recent years biennials have stepped out of their traditional boundaries by inviting multidisciplinary teams of curators to share relevant perspectives, exploring controversial ni... Read more »

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Z33Debates_MilanDesignWeek2014_Vera-Sacchetti_bw April 3, 2014STUDIO WORK

Vera Sacchetti. Notes for Future Design Education

by Z33

They come and sit in a circle, nervously stare at each other, measuring distances between them and you, them and their next door neighbor, them and their feet. Some take out notebooks, pens: they are eager to start writing, translating their nervousn... Read more »

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