In a previous post I connected place-based working to the concept of an Islamic garden and also how the basic fundamental principles within Islamic geometric art can help illustrate how layering and collaboration can be thought of.

Here I’m going to introduce some archetypes which you may find when working…

Last year I applied, unsuccessfully, to Nesta’s ‘Future News Pilot Fund’. The purpose of the fund was to support innovation related to Public Interest News.

Public interest journalism/news is:

- About matters that concern society as a whole, including those who have been historically or systematically under-represented in society or…

I watched the following video over the weekend and thought I would post it up here. These guys are doing amazing stuff and meta-materials are interesting in their own right.

For me, I’ve long considered that networks also have architectural and structural properties and potential which we currently have little…

I’ve just rediscovered some files which were produced as part of the Platform Coops Now! 2020 Incubator.

There may be some value in sharing so I’m duplicating the info here.

Document: Progress and Communications

Platform Coops Now! July 2020

The purpose of this document is to provide an explanation of my thinking throughout the…

Wes Hinckes

Founder of Socially Enterprising / Commoner / Mostly Unemployed.

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