An Atlas of Imaginary Future Cities

As part of my research on Visual Conversations on Urban Futures, I am building an Atlas of Future Imaginary Cities, as a way o


Sharing Cities Workshops (Lancaster and Birmingham)

    The sharing economy has become an incredibly popular topic in the last few years. A large number of non-academic


A Visual History of the Future

A Visual History of the Future is a report that I co-authored with Prof. Nick Dunn and Dr. Paul Cureton, as part of the UK Gov


DESIGN Harvests Research Project

DESIGN Harvests is the research and design project that brought me to China, and made me stay there much longer than I initial


Rice by DESIGNHarvests

This project was part of DESIGNHarvests, a research project by Tektao Urban Design Consultancy with Tongji University in Shang


Tiantian, a Mobile Marketplance

Tiantian is the outcome of a research project, conducted by Studio TAO and Tongji University with Nokia, to demonstrate how di


Twines, bamboo planters

Last Spring [2012] the bamboo planters we designed together with local craftsmen in Chongming island have finally been realize

Visual Conversations on Urban Futures goes to DRS2016

In June 2016 I presented my research at the Design Research Society conference in Brighton. You can read my paper “Visua

Sharing Cities at the 1st International Workshop on the Sharing Economy

This is an early presentation of our Sharing City project at the first International Workshop on the Sharing Economy (Utrecht,

Future visioning workshop reports

This series of workshops was conducted as part of the Liveable Cities research programme. The Future Visioning Workshops are s

Protected: Lancaster Climate Action

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Diverging Utopias. My Presentation at USS2015

This is a presentation of my research I gave at the Utopian Studies Society conference in Newcastle (June 2015) Diverging utop

EX(pl)O(it) 2015. Why I am not going

(some well known facts for most Italians, that are not available on international publications in English) I grew up in a smal

My presentation at RSD3 symposium

This is the presentation I prepared for RSD3 symposium “Emerging contexts for systems perspectives in design” (AHO