Designing Economic Cultures is a research project that sets out to investigate the relationship between socio-economic precarity and the production of socially and politically engaged design projects.

The fundamental question the project poses is:
how can designers, who through their work want to question and challenge the prevalent economic system, gain a satisfying degree of social and economic security without having to submit themselves to the commercial pressures of the market?  Read more ›

Construction site for non-affirmative practice

Constructive Dismantling

My Castle Is Your Castle

Basic income guarantee – referdendum CH

On the 12th of April 2012, in Switzerland a referendum will be started for introducing a guaranteed basic income. The guaranteed basic income would allow all people living in Switzerland to lead a dignified life. It would be paid to everyone independently of their needs and without need of returning a service.