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Made Again Documentary — The ‘Silicon Valley of sustainability’ in Barcelona

By on July 17, 2017

This post by Tomas Diaz was originally published on blog.fab.city This is a press release by Space10, our partners in organising the Made Again Challenge in Poblenou — Barcelona during the summer in 2016. We brought IKEA designers, local and international makers, to prototype in 5 days how we could redesign material flows at the neighbourhood scale.... Continue reading

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John Thackara on Sustainability, Design and Old Growth

By on February 24, 2017

This article by the sustainability designer John Thackara is a must read since it shows the limits of any efforts, even the best ones, under the current growth paradigm. The article describes the extraordinary work of IKEA designers which over 2 decades have halved the material usage of the world largest furniture producer, BUT, and... Continue reading

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