CUBA/ ERNESTO OROZA AND THE CUBANS’ TECHNOLOGICAL DISOBEDIENCE

The term Technological Disobedience was recently coined by the Cuban artist and designer Ernesto Oroza to summar ize and … [Read more...]

TAIWAN/ MINIWIZ :: ECO-ARK PAVILLON + POLLI-BRICK:: RECYCLING PETT-BOTTLES (2010)

PET-bottles are an enormous polluter: plastic bottles take 700 years to begin composting, while 80% never get recycled. … [Read more...]

UNITED KINGDOM / DENMARK /ARGENTINA :: NINA TOLSTRUP & STUDIOMAMA: RE-IMAGINED CHAIRS & PALLET PROJECT

Made from discarded and reclaimed furniture pieces, and now also shortlisted for the London Design Museum Design of the Year … [Read more...]

TEACHING CHANGE (3): LAUNCHED IN AFGHANISTAN , SKATEISTAN IS THE WORLD’S FIRST SKATING SCHOOL

AFGHANISTAN, PAKISTAN, CAMBODIA: SKATEISTAN (2007–ONGOING) -- LAUNCHED IN AFGHANISTAN AND RAPIDLY SPREADING TO OTHER … [Read more...]