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A presentation on Fixperts education given at the Fixperts Super Salon Conference at Stanley Picker Gallery, 25th June 2015

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The end of June saw Kingston University’s Stanley Picker Gallery host the first ever Fixperts gathering; a two-day “Super Salon” of fixing and talking about fixing by Fixperts, Fixpartners and fixhopefuls (as I’ll optimistically call myself). I attended the second day, during which we were treated to a series of presentations by those who had organised or participated in Fixperts projects since its foundation in 2012.

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We’re over the moon about this year’s Fixperts Helen Hamlyn Award winner! The 2015 award was open to students who have contributed to the incredible range of projects of over 150 FixFilms from 17 countries now online. This year’s outstanding award-winning film is….


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In 2009, the designer Thomas Thwaites undertook an expedition to make a mass manufactured toaster, himself, from scratch. It was called The Toaster Project, and his undertaking raised many questions about our ability to make the machines that we take for granted in our everyday lives. 

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In October 2014 FIxperts was invited to participate in the Lodz Design Festival.

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When I first set about putting down some opening remarks about Readable Objects, the exhibition that we opened recently at The Aram Gallery, I found myself consistently getting tongue-tied.  Whilst words like ‘fix’ and ‘repair’ have taken on a new lease of life of late in a design context, they just didn’t seem the right fit for the work of Tomorrow’s Past. 

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