Georgina Harris

Idealog + Isthmus

Industrial scale development leaves little room for individual expression. But Vinegar Lane in Ponsonby is a notable exception. Georgina Harris speaks with David Irwin, creative director at Isthmus Group, about the unique project and the concept of ‘collective individuality’.

Design Thinking

Andy Crowe and Rui Peng love asking questions, answering problems and the Auckland suburb of Mt Roskill – and they have turned all these passions into a social enterprise tackling inequality. It does this by co-creating inventive products, spaces and experiences using digital technologies while currently operating out of a low-decile school.

Casing the joint

The rise of shared spaces and hot desking has offered far more flexible working conditions. But we humans often still like to make a space our own. And Gustav, the self-proclaimed “ultimate hot-desk tool”, is here to help you make any space your space.