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

‘activity spheres’

We just finished drawing this representation of the 7 ‘activity spheres’ within the evolutionary trajectory of Capitalism, which David Harvey identifies and describes in The Enigma of Capital. Click on the image to open it as a pdf.