Scout & Trends

Jinhee Park

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biodesign, Scout & Trends

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   Jinhee Park is a designer and artist, student from RCA Design Interactions MA, whose designs explore issues around our day-to-day life. Memory and perception are also questions that she addresses with her work. For her project, The Breast Milk…

Nina Sellars

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @lula_clotmag)   The creative universe of Nina Sellars, artist and researcher based in Australia, lies in the heart of science, humanities and art. Sellars utilizes the mediums of photography, drawing and new media to extend her artistic practice across…

Bompas & Parr

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Key Artists, Scout & Trends

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   Sam Bompas and Harry Parr, are two of a kind. They live in a world of wobbly jelly buildings and towers, where flowers change colours, cocktails are inhaled and everything possible is edible. Their designs go beyond…

Karen Miranda Abel

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends

  Words by Cathrine Disney (Twitter @CathrineDisney)   In times when the techno-metropolitan environments (where most of us live nowadays) seem to have disconnected us from our earthy habitats and their seasonalities, it is interesting to discover artists like Karen Miranda Abel, whose art reflects…

Gilberto Esparza

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   Gilberto Esparza is a mexican visual artist whose works explore the interaction and impact of human technology with our environment through electronics, robotics and biotechnology. Water, energy, recycled consumer electronics, plants, bacteria, pollutants, symbiotic ecosystems…are concepts and…

Agi Haines

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biodesign, Scout & Trends

  Words by Cathrine Disney (Twitter @CathrineDisney)   Transdisciplinary designer and PhD researcher at Cognovo, Agi Haines, is investigating the potential of the human body as a raw material for our design and engineering dreams. Through speculative objects, she aims to encourage emotive responses to…

Mariah Wright

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   In times where our environment feels threatened, designers look, interpret, question and speculate about novel improved futures. For Mariah Wright, her explorations lay at the core of life itself – food and DNA. Having graduated last year from…

Paul Vanouse

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

    Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   There seems to be compelling evidences that we are entering on what is called the “Anthropocene” era, a new geo-historical period in which humans are supposed to have become a major threat to life on earth….

Nestor Pestana

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends

  Words by Cathrine Disney (Twitter @CathrineDisney)   Systematically exploring predictions and possibilities of utopian and dystopian futures, recent graduate of MA Design Interactions at the RCA, Nestor Pestana, creates speculative scenarios that investigate the posthuman body and its complex relationship with emerging technologies. Through…