How can we take advantage of the vast wealth of knowledge that circulates around the web? Media anthropologist Stefana Broadbent recounts two different approaches: the “extractive” used by Amazon Mechanical Turk, and the collaborative one of Wikipedia, “Fix my street” and “If you want to”.
Interview with the designer who makes marble flexible, creates objects from piles of stones and takes a metal sheet to the very limits of its possibilities. Not to create an unexpected effect, but always guided by importance on sustainability and economy of form. #MDW2016
From the secret of his work, that involves “making small advances, rethinking, tearing up, restitching, starting again” to the latest designs for Alessi, Internoitaliano and WoodyZoody. Iacchetti, “industrial designer since 1992” talks about himself. #MDW2016