Designing through perspective

Ive been trying to design some key spaces in my project through perspective. Had some trouble getting Illustrator to output linewights as they are drawn in the file, but here are some working examples. Id apprecaite any comments on teh following; – generally process of work…am i doing things in the right order do you … Continue reading

London Gigapixel

A bit off topic: I’ve mentioned this to a few of you before, and no doubt others will have seen it, but i was procrastinating and just got lost in what an awesome bit of photography this is. Enjoy! (prepare to lose a lot of time panning around picking out bits of London – you … Continue reading


Spotted some of studio code c/o the wick curiosity’s twitter page : Hope it’s been good!  

Material Assemblages

On Thursday (09:30am) we will have a workshop around the idea of Material Assemblages. Please all bring a range of different materials with you, some that have something, albeit abstract, to do with your project, others can be more random for experimentation. materiality / joints / ideas / value This stage will explore ways to … Continue reading

A new concept for Hackney Wick….. Amazing!

thinking through programme and people/groups

Actors/Agents/Groups WHO? The project addresses the two main user groups of Hackney Wick which share similar concerns in different contexts and have a main thing in common; they take pride in personal items. -the artists (end product of artwork) -the immigrants (things they bring from place of origin) WHY? Hackney Wick is on the verge of disappearance. … Continue reading

BR – Spatial organisation in the Ministry of Amateurs

I’ve been creating new names for the new types of spaces that will be within the Ministry of Amateurs. It started as an analysis of a very specific example of a mechanic and a music artist sharing space and has developed through the addition of further characters in order to generate more general types of spaces. … Continue reading

examples of claiming space (?)

Hi everyone! Was trying to make an inventory of ‘claiming space’ examples and territorial behaviour in general. Some examples are graffiti marking, Neil Armstrong planting the US flag on the moon, the paraSITE device for the homeless (nylon bags put together to create an inflatable pod/shelter designed for homeless people, that attach to the exterior outtake vents … Continue reading


hi everyone, hoping for a bit of help! please comment if you have any good precedents, films, books etc that deal with or touch on ideas about retreat (also kind of reflection, therapy etc.) thanks! ***Video from SB at Yorkshire Sculpture Park***

Ersan Ibrahim – BBC 2012 lives