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What Did You Miss At CUSP?

CUSP: Designing into the Next Decade might have just closed at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre ahead of traveling the country until 2015, but if you missed out on any of the public programs, events, or the exhibition itself, you can still engage with much of what went on.

All of the Designer Bodies talks and Talks In Transit were recorded and are available as podcasts, and don’t forget there is a wealth of information on the designers and the program at the CUSP website. Keep reading to find out how you can find the various elements.

Below are links to each of the elements for CUSP, however you can also find them all on Object on iTunes U, where you can also subscribe to the CUSP: Designing into the Next Decade collection to keep up to date as more and more is added over coming years.

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Designer Videos
There is a video exploring the work and process of each designer on the CUSP website, the first video that will be created for each over coming years. Click each designer’s name to go to their page on the CUSP website, where you will find their video and more information.
Chris Bosse, Healthabitat, Leah Heiss, George Khut, Anupama Kundoo, MaterialByProduct, Greg More, Florian ‘Floyd’ Mueller, Stephen Mushin, Alison Page, Super Critical Mass and Mari Velonaki.
In addition, there is a video for each of the three Design Partners who participated in CUSP, Freeman Ryan Design, Portable Studios and Toko. Concept. Design.

All six talks were recorded and are available to listen to online or download to listen to later.
Designer Bodies: The Heart Of It
Designer Bodies: Data Makes Me *#$!?
Talks In Transit: Zero Hero vs The Futurologist
Talks In Transit: Robots vs BalletLab
Talks In Transit: Brick vs Buck
Talks In Transit: Can Design Change Communities?

Cart-Load-O-Fun is an interactive, multi-player game from the Exertion Games Lab that was held on a train from Casula Station to Central on 6 July, 2013. Read more and see the photos on the CUSP website.

Impatience Symposium
The Impatience Symposium was a two day event hosted by the University of Technology, Sydney, featuring designers and design thinkers exploring the question ‘What kind of change is design capable of making?’ Read about the symposium on the CUSP website. (Coming Soon.)

Design Emergency
As part of CUSP, forty students from Casula Public School took part in a Design Emergency at the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, examining issues with and exploring design solutions for their school farm. Read more, watch a video interview with some students talking about their learnings, and see some photos on the CUSP website.

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