May 2, 2017 The notes and references of material used in the 3rd Ajatus workshop at Aalto university Today, May 2nd 2017, I gave a pretty interesting lecture and workshop on what ideas are and how to generate them at Aalto university. Thank you, William Bengston for using the phrase “pretty interesting” so often. Now […]
A workshop at Aalto University on intuition, ideas, creativity and how this relates to the body-mind interaction. At the hand of examples of scientific and government experiments we go through the recent history of how humans have the potential to retrieve information beyond the sole use of the 5 senses.
In September 2016 I got an email from Aalto University’s Department of Arts. Would I like to give a workshop on how to get ideas? In the follow-up phone call we spoke about the spectrum of ideas and my particular approach. The gentleman, a real artist himself, was very interested in the way I work. […]
Featured image sketch by Juhani Risku This is a summary of the lecture I gave at the Fuzzy Design Lab at the University of Jyväskylä in Finland. This post is meant to function as a memory aid for those who were present during the lecture. I cannot remember the exact order of things and I […]
Teach creativity, innovation and Service Design My speciality is to teach how to think about the role of design, innovation, beauty and functionality in our society. I teach you to observe, synthesise your emotions and thoughts, step back and reflect. All these actions and steps combined, form practical tools in your toolbox. Teaching deals with […]
Born on the 25th of August in the glorious year 1969 in a small but important village called Leek in the province of Groningen in The Netherlands. Curriculum Vitae Experience Business Owner – Carelse Ay — 1997-presentRunning the business and doing a wide variety of design related projects for private individuals, companies and government. CAD, […]