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What is urban furniture?

What is urban furniture? / Karime Tosca After 11 years designing urban furniture and signage projects, alongside design and architecture consultancy, the term ‘urban furniture’ is something I hear every day – I’ve heard it, written it or said it thousands of times. And it always seems strange to me that some people have never […]

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Inclusive furniture design for cycling infrastructure

Inclusive furniture design for cycling infrastructure / Daniel Olvera I’d like to write about inclusive urban furniture design for cycling infrastructure, and the way in which we can use design to encourage bicycle use in cities by basing our thinking on the needs and problems facing cyclists and their environment. Twelve years ago, we started Neko […]

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Design as a team effort

Design as a team effort / Alice Pegman   For 12 years, I have been a non-designer in the world of industrial design. Over time, through our work at Neko and our many collaborations with people from all different backgrounds, I have come to appreciate that great design is that which stems from a fusion of ideas, […]

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Bikeathon 2017

Learning in the real world! / Alice Pegman It was a great honour for us to be involved in the Bikeathon 2017 event alongside the British Embassy in Mexico and Jacaranda Education. According to Michael Beckwith from Jacaranda Education, the idea behind this initiative was to promote innovation, educational, scientific and technological projects which strengthen the relationship […]

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