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School of Commons?

Acoustic tests using fired clay from Jan Hofer's LEARN project “The New New Material”. Photograph: Nicolas Duc. Marea Hildebrand, what is School of Commons? ...

Educational Design Thinking?

Educational Design Thinking: awakening creativity and innovation potential from the classroom to educational policy. Photograph: © Eva Isberg Kohli, 2018 Eva ...

Polyphonic Drawing?

http://vimeo.com/259466035 Tobias Gutmann, what is polyphonic drawing? Polyphonic drawing is a graphic-musical dialogue between improvisational saxophonist Pa...

Longing in Chinese?

Phonetic spelling: xiăng (Hànyŭ Pīnyīn Fāng’àn). Illustration: Livia Benz Thomas D. Meier, what is longing in Chinese? “Xiăng” in Chinese means to think, bel...

Lateral thinking?

Lateral thinkers leave well-trodden paths, branch off into new channels of thought, and thus begin to think “out of the box” — like this astonished figure from...

Artificial creativity?

When robots learn to croon: “Robalz” by Daniel Bisig and Tatsuo Unemi explores strong artificial creativity. Photograph: Daniel Bisig Daniel Bisig, what is ar...

Circular Design?

Mona Mijthab’s ecological sanitation system “Mosan” is being implemented in Guatemala in collaboration with families from Mayan communities. Photograph: Mona M...

Motion Capture?

An insight into the Immersive Arts Space: dancers are animating virtual characters on the screen in the background. Photograph: Martin Fröhlich Christian Isel...

Serpent?

The intonation and stability of the notes require great skill: the historical serpent. Photograph: Museum für Gestaltung Zürich Sabine Flaschberger, what is a...