We must look beyond the hype of tech unicorns for global recovery, and uncover local economic systems that can rebuild and sustain communities. We're…
Like a kind of contrast dye, the Coronavirus illuminates and intensifies the shameful and systemic racism of our institutions. Dismantling them will not…
What if the inspiration for fairer creative economies are found beyond speculative technologies?
A recap of our first year of work as the New Design Congress
A collaboration from The New Design Congress & Simply Secure that seeks to understand the risks of ethical data collection for underrepresented…
Today we are gripped in a period of tremendous uncertainty. Between media saturation, bad actors and a looming global health threat, the idea that one…
We misunderstand and downplay the emotional and political significance of open worlds and virtual spaces at our peril.
The NEW DESIGN CONGRESS x RECLAIMFUTURES present a livestream series about subcultures building livelihoods in spite of platform exploitation. Streaming…
A stark report on the effects of technology beyond the ideal user, and the hidden essential roles of smartphones in rapidly changing societies.
In collaboration with Furtherfield, we've just published The Treaty of Finsbury Park 2025, an essay and forthcoming exhibition about loneliness…
How the economics of consumer tech and the practice of human centered design pressed digital life into a joyless substitute for social interaction.
A major new collaboration between The New Design Congress x Furtherfield, London