James Branch

5 Added | 1 Magazine | 1 Follower | @_jamesbranch | I am interested in using design as a tool for generating enquiries, opening up debates and presenting alternatives. I am the course leader for the MA Communication Design course at Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton. I also study part-time on the MRes in Arts and Cultural Research at Brighton University.

An iPhone Compass Designed to Let You Stumble Into Adventures

Consider this: If we were able to teleport, no one would ever stumble upon anything. You'd look up Chinese food on Yelp, pick the top-ranked place, …

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Beyond Lonely Planet: top 10 quirky UK guidebooks

Cities need guides. They're confusing, noisy, jumbled places. "No two people live in the same city," writes Rebecca Solnit in her book Infinite City. "A city is many worlds in the same place." We all have our own versions of a city, our islands of familiarity and straits of routine, but what's …