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Jefferson Hack: Building the future for creatives

The co-founder of Dazed Media and Nowness talks about his ‘open source’ approach to idea generation, the trouble with the big tech dream, the importance of physical space in a digital world, and how brands – as much as the next generation – give him reason to feel positive about the future…

The Great British Tree Biography: available to pre-order now…

The Great British Tree Biography, with illustrations by Amy Grimes, is available to preorder now via Pavilion Books. Inspired by the history of Britain, from the tree under which the first trade union was formed to the branches from which outlaws were hanged, The Great British Tree Biography details the fascinating stories associated with trees throughout the … Continue reading The Great British Tree Biography: available to pre-order now…

Stage Design in a Pandemic

(Harvard GSD): With Fidelio, Barkow Leibinger grapples with translating the immersive experience of theater to a 2D screen… When renowned US-German architecture firm Barkow Leibinger was approached by the Oscar-winning actor Christoph Waltz to help realize the stage design for Beethoven’s opera, Fidelio, in honor of the composer’s 250th birthday, the set they conceived for Vienna’s Theater … Continue reading Stage Design in a Pandemic