Pot Plants; Saviours, Defenders of the Innocent and Notso-Innocent

I’ve been thinking that things are getting a bit heavy with my practice lately. The letter forms are a cool manifestation but I’ve been thinking about other ways I can approach this subject. One thing I’ve been noticing alot outside

Pot Plants; Saviours, Defenders of the Innocent and Notso-Innocent

I’ve been thinking that things are getting a bit heavy with my practice lately. The letter forms are a cool manifestation but I’ve been thinking about other ways I can approach this subject. One thing I’ve been noticing alot outside

Excerpts from Building Paranoia by Steven Flusty

“Specifically, we will be hunting down interdictory spaces – spaces designed to intercept and repel or filter would-be users. To date, I have found it convenient to distinguish five species:             Stealthy space – space

Excerpts from Building Paranoia by Steven Flusty

“Specifically, we will be hunting down interdictory spaces – spaces designed to intercept and repel or filter would-be users. To date, I have found it convenient to distinguish five species:             Stealthy space – space

Hostile Architecture and Unpleasant Design

  “It reveals how corporate hygiene has overridden human considerations, especially in retail districts,” Andreou writes. “When you’re designed against, you know it…. The message is clear: you are not a member of the public, at least not of the

Hostile Architecture and Unpleasant Design

  “It reveals how corporate hygiene has overridden human considerations, especially in retail districts,” Andreou writes. “When you’re designed against, you know it…. The message is clear: you are not a member of the public, at least not of the

Smoke and Flash

Trying to get a better handle on techniques used by groups in power to control others. Corralling/Herding/Kettling Reading ’bout police techniques for controlling protesters/rioters, came across a technique called ‘kettling‘. I find it interesting due to its wide-reaching, unspecific tactics

Smoke and Flash

Trying to get a better handle on techniques used by groups in power to control others. Corralling/Herding/Kettling Reading ’bout police techniques for controlling protesters/rioters, came across a technique called ‘kettling‘. I find it interesting due to its wide-reaching, unspecific tactics

Designing out Terror

“On with the day. It will be broken up into a series of films and informal break-out discussions, where we will do some problem-solving. But first, we are shown an introductory film highlighting the threat of terrorism in the UK.

Designing out Terror

“On with the day. It will be broken up into a series of films and informal break-out discussions, where we will do some problem-solving. But first, we are shown an introductory film highlighting the threat of terrorism in the UK.

Paternoster Square

Sculpture seems a bit blatantly comic book evil-esque considering Paternoster Square is where the London Stock Exchange is, along with Merril Lynch, Goldman and Sachs and Nomura Security companies lol http://www.alternet.org/civil-liberties/5-ways-we-design-our-cities-make-them-inhospitable-human-life-photos

Paternoster Square

Sculpture seems a bit blatantly comic book evil-esque considering Paternoster Square is where the London Stock Exchange is, along with Merril Lynch, Goldman and Sachs and Nomura Security companies lol http://www.alternet.org/civil-liberties/5-ways-we-design-our-cities-make-them-inhospitable-human-life-photos

Public spaces; necessary for demonstration

  I think public spaces are a neccessity within democracy to operate as areas to protest. Designated places where the public can voice their views and be taken seriously. Protest is necessary in an operating democracy. How/are these public spaces

Public spaces; necessary for demonstration

  I think public spaces are a neccessity within democracy to operate as areas to protest. Designated places where the public can voice their views and be taken seriously. Protest is necessary in an operating democracy. How/are these public spaces