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The Architecture Association's Saturated Space project asked me to write something about colour. Originally conceived by imagining what the world might look like if we could apply Instagram style colour filters to reality, 'Your gaze, brought to you by our sponsors' ...Read More

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I recently finished editing an interview I did with Unknown Field's Liam Young while we were on a container ship heading to China back in July. The interview is going to be published by Sonic Acts (lovely smart Dutch people) ...Read More

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Over at Tomorrow's Thoughts Today, Liam Young explains our 'New City' art installation for the Future Fictions show in Belgium: "Opening on October 4th at Z33 in Belgium, Future Fictions. Perspectives on worldbuilding explores how contemporary artists, designers and architects relate to ...Read More

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Last few months have been busy, hence the lack of posts here. Time for a quick round up... First up: new fiction. Arc 2.2 has my short story Ghost Hardware, a sort-of-kinda-almost sequel to Paintwork, it's a story about augmented reality, ...Read More

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Just published over on Futures Exchange is my article 'Graffiti: 40 Years of Hacking New York City', a look at the history of street art where I compare graf's ethos and its role in urban protest to that of the ...Read More

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Just published today is the latest bit of short fiction for me - Collision Detection up on Medium’s Futures Exchange, a slightly twisted tale of long distance love between sea-steading, wannabe-transhuman, neoreactionaries. Make of it what you will. It’s actually the ...Read More

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Back again with some more quick updates... First off: I am very honoured to announce that the legendary podcast StarShipSofa has put out a fantastic reading of my Short story Limited Edition. Many, many thanks to Tony and Adam for putting ...Read More

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Right, no messing about - time for a quick round up of things that have happened: I have a very short piece - #Burgerpunk - up on The Orphan as part of their latest issue. It was originally the opening of ...Read More

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This week sees the blast off launch release of Adventure Rocketship!, a new anthology-slash-magazine by the science fiction critic and journalist Jonathan Wright. The first issue, Let's All Go To The Science Fiction Disco, is about the intersection between music, ...Read More

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I'm very honoured to announce that my rant essay 'Science fiction is here, it's just not evenly distributed' has been included in a new non-fiction collection Speculative Fiction 2012, which 'celebrates the best in online non-fiction - the top book ...Read More