The future is a date, but it’s also a story about our lives today.
Recently, the near-collapse of...
London, United Kingdom
Member since June 03, 2007
Anab Jain is a designer and a TED Fellow, interested in creating stories that lead us towards new, alternate futures. Educated in India, Vienna and London, she is the Founder of Superflux, a design practice working at the intersection of people and technology.
Most recently, she created ‘The Power of 8’ a collaborative project to imagine alternate, optimistic futures. Other speculative work includes designing energy autonomous machines made of sugar and new RFID-embedded bodyscapes. Previously she has helped co-create banking systems for earthquake victims, designed games with street children who sold their blood for a living, produced the award winning film ‘Journeys’ about commuting tribulations in Mumbai and offered her personal Wifi to neighbours and passersby.
The recipient of Award of Excellence ICSID, UNESCO Digital Arts Award, and Grand Prix Geneva Human Rights Festival, Anab has also presented her work at MoMA, NY, Apple Computers Inc, LIFT and SIGGRAPH.