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Jabu Newman and The Foxy Five on representation and visibility
• Duration: 00:01:48
7 Jul 17
The team behind the explosive web series talk about the importance of female-led filmmaking.
Marko Ahtisaari explains two revolutionary projects
• Duration: 00:02:53
18 Jul 17
The tech guru wants to replace medicine with music and use the Bitcoin system to overhaul the way artists are paid by streaming services.
British technology designer Chris Sheldrick on design and reinventing the postal address
• Duration: 00:02:08
19 Jul 17
The technology designer wants to make life easier for 4 billion people without an address.
Lernert & Sander on crafting their own niche, creativity and their future in high-concept art
• Duration: 00:04:14
21 Jul 17
"We are not interested in style. We are interested in a good idea," says the Dutch duo on creativity.
Peter Veenstra on building outspoken landscapes
• Duration: 00:02:33
22 Jul 17
"In the end we are happiest when the structural improvement and design [thinking] come together,” says the Dutch landscape architect.
Designer Ayse Birsel on the importance of making time for creativity
• Duration: 00:03:08
24 Jul 17
“Design the life you love, then go and live it!”
London-based experience designer on the University of the Underground
• Duration: 00:02:35
26 Jul 17
Nelly Ben Hayoun teaches students how to engineer situations, to design experiences and challenge structures of power.
Grace Jun on studying human behaviour to sharpen design choices
• Duration: 00:03:20
28 Jul 17
“Designers should spend more time on things they’re uncomfortable with, particularly if it’s in the sciences of mathematics, engineering and even writing.”
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