Author Archives: Ben
At this party/startup/workshop, participants trade drawings of innovations for beer and peanuts.
A legitimate political party where kids form its policies. With Alex Walker and House of Muchness
The Children’s Republic asks children to formulate their ideal nation, described with national symbols: flags, an anthem, a constitution and national dress. What rules would there be? What values are important?
A roaming discussion series as part of Next Wave 2016, introducing experts in the bewildering world of data privacy.
An intergenerational storytelling project, where elderly people’s life journeys are illustrated by children onto kites, which are flown in a huge celebration.
A workshop to make botanical creations using colourful drinking straws. In collaboration with Lucile Sciallano and Briony Barr.
Ben and Lucile Sciallano built a ceramic 3D printer at a residency at Northcote Pottery
Children were invited to make possible objects which could tell a story about the future of Antarctica.