A booklet published in July 2022 documenting a series of projects undertaken since 2015 to develop teaching materials for children with autism using an industrial design methodology and process. In association with XingXingYu 星星雨 School, Beijing.Continue reading Learning Resources for Autistic Children 自闭症儿童学习资源
Design Research Society LEARNxDESIGN Conference 2021, 24–26 September 2021 Jinan|China
My colleague and I presented two papers at this conference; One about the card education resource I had developed and another about teaching Design History in China.
I created this folding brain anatomy model (based on a tetraflexagon) for the DYSPLA festival in Enfield 18th — 19th September, 2021.Continue reading Dyspla — Words Not Walls Festival
Paper delivered at Cumulus Conference: Design Culture(s) Sapienza University of Rome, Faculty of Architecture and School of Industrial Design
Title of paper: Thinking with Card: Curriculum-Led Making Activities Integrated with Distance LearningContinue reading Cumulus Design Culture(s) Roma
An interactive game exhibit based on popular children’s IP, LuoBaoBei, coupled with a DIY toy both based on an episode about climbing.Continue reading LBB Climbing Game and DIY Papercraft Toy
I contributed my design of a DIY Minecraft Pinball machine to Pixelmania — a book of gaming-inspired projects for makers. It’s in French.
This design was created for a series of workshops our studio was commissioned to produce for CCTV. Using the materials provided, participants could make a working zoetrope and create their own simple animation to play. The activity was part of an introduction to animation, from which a group of kids would work with an international team of professional animators to create short movies.Continue reading Zoetrope Papercraft
After following his work for several years, I finally got the chance to interview visionary engineer and designer Oskar Zieta for AD China in 2013.Continue reading Oskar Zieta — Interview
This workshop was created for the 7th International Conference on Design & Emotion, Blatantly Blues, IIT Institute of Design, Chicago. 4th-7th October, 2010Continue reading Black Box Design: A Hands-On Workshop to Design Equipment with a Magical Interface
A conference paper, co-written with Matt Sinclair, that I presented at the IDSA Conference 2010 DIY: Threat or Opportunity, 4th-7th August 2010, Portland, Oregon.Continue reading Next Stages in Automated Craft: The Integration of Rapid Manufacture Technologies into Craft and DIY Applications