“No matter how many times you do it, teamwork is always a singular experience” #TrainTheTrainers

Video-Interview with Petra Černe Oven, Academy of Fine Arts and Design Department, University of Ljubljana (Slovenia) Petra Černe Oven: “The first thing is that I’m now in the mood that we should continue, we just started! The second thing is that I already see scenarios where I’m going to apply each of the things we’ve [...]

Learnt lessons from co-creation projects to challenge your design ideas

Co-Creation Update July 2018 #4 The ERASMUS+ funded project Co-Create aims to raise awareness, highlight facts and disseminate current developments in co-creation and co-design. Jun 25, Encounters: Chrysalis Design Tender “We are looking for an exceptional individual/ team to lead on the Design & Build of Chrysalis an environmentally responsible MOBlLE arts, community & learning [...]

Co-create workshop in Bilbao: a new advanced design center in the Basque Country?

Bilbao Edition Last 14th and 21st of June, we carried out another “Co.Design for Creative Professionals” workshop, this time in Bilbao. The main goal of the set of workshops was aimed at exploring the potential implications of a future Advanced Design Center in the Basque Country. More specifically, the workshop focused on understanding the concerns [...]

Werkspoorkwartier, Utrecht: From anonymous enclave to a lively destination

How CoCreation-Techniques spur urban regeneration and transformation On 19 June, the second Co-Creation session was held in Utrecht with the aim of developing a concept for an interactive story tour for the Werkspoorkwartier. In the intervening week after the first session the creative professionals worked on differences in the prototypes for the design of the [...]

#CoCreate “I have now something practical to use with my partners, employees and interns” #TrainTheTrainers

Video-Interview with Edo Wiersema, co-founder, ./Utrecht (the Netherlands) Edo Wiersema: “I think that I need more of these workshops, inspiring events, specially when I tell everyone around me that they need this kind of workshops. So I need to practice more what I preach. And I think this can be an enormously helpful tool for [...]