Speculative Design Tag

Ali Schachtschneider

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biodesign, Biomedia, Scout & Trends

Words by Diana Cano Bordajandi   New York designer, artist and researcher Ali Schachtschneider is reinventing today’s fashion using biotechnology. As a resident artist and design experimenter at Genspace, the world’s first community lab supporting citizen access to biotechnology, her work is focused on bio-design….

Byron Rich

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Ana Sancho   In an era where technology-based solutions to everything seem to be the norm, where do we draw the line between meaning and absurdity? What’s the role of technology in social progress? Are we really tackling pressing social and cultural…

On the question of Interspecies Creativity

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

Text CLOT Magazine (Twitter @clotmagazine)   In February 2017, CLOT Magazine in collaboration with LASER Leonardo, organised a roundtable discussion on ‘Interspecies Creativity’. The idea came out after our talk in one of the LASER events celebrated during 2016. In that talk, CLOT Magazine presented…

Pinar Yoldas

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biodesign, Biomedia, Scout & Trends

Words by Ana Sancho   Pinar Yoldas is one of those artists that makes you question the future and what it might entail. Her work draws on her cross-disciplinary career, which is no less impressive than her academic background, is a campaign to bring change…

Karolina Ferenc

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biodesign, Scout & Trends

Words by Sebastian Kamau (Twitter @ws_kamau)   What does it mean to be an emotional creature? How do we reconcile the prevailing human-centered design mindset with non-humans? Can lichens love? For Karolina Ferenc, a newly minted graduate of the masters program in Social Design from…