The Lowline: The World’s First Underground Park

Article wrote during an internship at Design Exchange Magazine By Julia Milet Recently , Nowness presented a film directed by Petter Ringbom, known for his documentary feature The Russian Winter, where Nancy Whang, of LCD Soundsytem, describes a new project in Lower East Side, New York City. “There is an experiment taking place on Manhattan lower east side. An innovated laboratory…

Field Trip To Mars: Inspiring the Next Generation

Article wrote during an internship at Design Exchange Magazine  By Julia Milet Every child loves a field trip as they can skip a day from studying and working hard at school. Understanding their state of mind, Lockheed Martin took the concept of field trip to the next level. What if we told you that the first humans visiting Mars…

Streets to showrooms CDW 2016

Article wrote during an internship at Design Exchange Magazine  By Julia Milet We recently visited events and talks during Clerkenwell Design Week, in search of something new and exciting. During the 3 days we enjoyed visiting parties, installations, and showrooms dotted all around the area. Clerkenwell area has such a creative history, its great to see installations on the…

Project Jacquard: The Mixture between Technology and Clothing

Article wrote during an internship at Design Exchange Magazine  By Julia Milet Google never stops extending its capacities when it comes to technology. Project Jacquard is a project which seeks to integrate interactivity and devices into materials such as textile. What is the most surprising about this project is the simplicity of this unexpected collaboration.   The…

The Sound Brewery: the production of electronic music with food

Article wrote during an internship at Design Exchange Magazine  By Julia Milet From collaborations come great ideas. Xister, an innovative digital agency from Italy participated in a daring project with Nastro Azzuro Beer called The Sound Brewery. Even though the main idea is to promote the brand itself, the concept goes way beyond expectations when it comes to electronic music….

Women Architects: Where Are They Today ?

Article wrote during an internship at Design Exchange Magazine  By Julia Milet Gender equality is still an issue today in the architecture industry. “Women in Architecture” debate was held on the 2nd of June at Grimshaw’s London office in order to question the statue of female architects. Caroline Cole, consultant at Colander Associates and speaker at the discussion panel…

We Are Europe: When art meets Britain’s future

Article wrote during an internship at Design Exchange Magazine  By Julia Milet Not only politicians have an influential say in Britain’s policies.  We Are Europe, a collective of artists, campaigners, creatives and most of all friends gathered to protest against the UK leaving Europe and find original ideas to campaign positively about the UK remaining…