Makerversity drawing , by Andy Merritt

Makerversity: community of maker businesses, London

Maker communities have poped up in Sydney and all over the country supporting creative networks, helping them to connect with one another and to industry. Not just a local phenomena, Catherine Sidwell, based in the UK reports on Makerversity and the London scene: I met with Paul Smyth of Makerversity at the … Continue reading

Makerspace RoboDojo at the 2013 Sydney Mini Maker Faire. Photograph by Daniel Green

The future is now

This year Sydney Design Festival explored how the borders between designer, producer and consumer are being dissolved by new design technologies and practices. New forms of design thinking are democratising design and increasing collaboration across diverse domains. Via co-creation, participatory … Continue reading