Society, Culture + Places

With an abundance of design-related ideas in society, cultural arts and places to discover, and topical ‘in the news’ discussion points to be had around the world, enjoy the aspirational lifestyle of SATORI & SCOUT.

Berlins Instagram-Perfect Kantini Food Court 8.5

Kantini Food Court Oh’So Instagrammable

“…Designed by Studio Aisslinger, the Kantini food court – essentially what it is – is a fantastic array of jungle foliage, chic furniture and coffee drinkers…”

The New BLOK Gym In Shoreditch 8

Artistic BLOK Gym Opens In Shoreditch

“…A combination of carefully-selected materiality contrasts from concrete to fabric, glass to wood are used to echo London’s hectic lifestyle versus corners of calm and energy…”

Chinese Railway Police Facial Recognition 5.6

George Orwell’s Chinese Police Optics

“…One thing that the Chinese Railway Police have introduced are facial recognition glasses that are certainly one gadget out of Will Smith’s i.robot…”

The Facebook Downvote Option 5.5

Facebook Goes Green For Disliking

“…about to roll out the illustrious ‘downvote’ which has been called for by its fans for years. About time Facebook listened…”

The Gas Gym Concept 8.1

The Gas Station Gym Refit Revolution

“…Gensler has partnered with world renown Reebok to convert and repurpose unused petrol stations as gyms, all the while being energy generators…”

Google Play Doppelganger Match 8.1

You x Arts Museum x Google Play

…Albeit often portraits of persona from the distant past, surely you look similar enough to someone (famous) on the wall…?

Apocalyptic Social Media Decay 8.6

Apocalyptic Decay of Social Media

“…An art series designed by Andrei Lacatusu, ‘social decay’ has been communicated in every sense of the word: metaphorically, physically and literally…”

Coding With The Pip Game 8.5

Favourite Pip Coding x ‘Gaming’ Console

“…In order to make Pip as accessible to everyone as possible, the inventors have made Pip compatible with components that are readily available in shops…”