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An eventful week

I write now in that state of exhaustion and bliss that other dad’s may identify with. 5 Days ago my wife gave birth to Ash Zahra after a heroic 51 hour labor. Here’s a small rendition of my little world

ashdraw

An eventful week

I write now in that state of exhaustion and bliss that other dad’s may identify with. 5 Days ago my wife gave birth to Ash Zahra after a heroic 51 hour labor. Here’s a small rendition of my little world

Spaces that inspire collaboration and creativity

5 years ago I participated in an event called Palomar5. An event that changed my life. Reflecting on it’s impact led me to consider what the common thread has been throughout my diverse projects. Palomar5 created a safe space that

Spaces that inspire collaboration and creativity

5 years ago I participated in an event called Palomar5. An event that changed my life. Reflecting on it’s impact led me to consider what the common thread has been throughout my diverse projects. Palomar5 created a safe space that

Getting high whilst sober – experiments with Placebo “drugs”

I’ve been fascinated by placebo’s for some time now, and how they occupy this boundary space between Science, Witchcraft and Shamanism. Placebo’s are as powerful and effective as some drugs when it comes to the treatment of the body (in

Getting high whilst sober – experiments with Placebo “drugs”

I’ve been fascinated by placebo’s for some time now, and how they occupy this boundary space between Science, Witchcraft and Shamanism. Placebo’s are as powerful and effective as some drugs when it comes to the treatment of the body (in

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Cards for Change: The Tarot for Social Transformation

For some years an idea has been rattling around my head. Can we create stories of a positive future, a vision worth aspiring to? I see a world in Transition, with forces pulling in multiple directions. Some desire greater control,

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Cards for Change: The Tarot for Social Transformation

For some years an idea has been rattling around my head. Can we create stories of a positive future, a vision worth aspiring to? I see a world in Transition, with forces pulling in multiple directions. Some desire greater control,

Orikaso

So Cory Doctorow just posted about some products that I designed, sourced and distributed years ago. I then realised, there is nothing that remains of the company website and where to source the products commercially. This was in part due

Orikaso

So Cory Doctorow just posted about some products that I designed, sourced and distributed years ago. I then realised, there is nothing that remains of the company website and where to source the products commercially. This was in part due

Spaces for Sharing

Over the last few years it has been my pleasure to have collaborated on developing the following Spaces for Sharing (aka hackerspaces, maker spaces…) Open Design City icecairo icealex nubialin Each one is unique in it’s approach and in it’s

Spaces for Sharing

Over the last few years it has been my pleasure to have collaborated on developing the following Spaces for Sharing (aka hackerspaces, maker spaces…) Open Design City icecairo icealex nubialin Each one is unique in it’s approach and in it’s