• Designers’ Inquiry

    April 16, 2012
    Designers’ Inquiry is an investigation into the social and economic profile of who today defines him or herself as “designer”. The project was launched in April 2012 through an anonymous online questionnaire, which in two months collected the responses of 767 designers.
  • Cantieroteca

    April 15, 2012
    Cantieroteca is the (growing) archive of the Construction site for non-affirmative practice. It wants to be a point of reference and connection for a collective practice-led research on alternative values within design in order to reconsider designerly approaches to contemporary questions.
  • A tavola con…

    December 16, 2011
    A tavola con… (lit. At the table with...) is a format that we use in order to meet in an informal setting inspiring people with whom we discuss the themes that we are most interested in.
  • “The social imaginary in the capitalist system” with Hervé baron

    November 23, 2011
    In this series of encounters, run by the economic researcher Hervé Baron, we intend to propose an argument that is relatively unknown to the Italian public: the issue of the social imaginary.
  • Collective writing

    November 23, 2011
    —– Project status: closed Project runtime: 10-17 October 2011 —– An exercise of collective writing carried out in order to generate a contribution for Krisis Magazine | Orientation. The crisis of orientation was born from the complexity of correlations between numerous different emergencies, which most visible effect is a total tendency to fragmentation, to individualisation, […]

    October 25, 2011
    Giovanna Zanghellini and Caterina Giuliani – two designers participating in the Construction site for non-affirmative practice – proposed RUN RUN RUN RUN, a one-week initiative that intended to analyse and question the phenomenon of contemporary socio-economic precarity.
  • Residency at Careof DOCVA, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan

    September 5, 2011
    Collectivised artist residency at Careof/DOCVA at the Fabbrica del Vapore in Milan.