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The Collection

Beyond Received Wisdom




September 2013


An Anthology of Experiments in Household Knowledge

Experiments in Household Knowledge is a series of collaborations with east London ecological and environmental innovators. The year long project explored and showcased unusual and inventive ways of making and experimenting: from new gardening techniques to alternative forms of energy production or innovative recycling methods. Sharing, collaborating and making public a range of unique and often selftaught skills through walks, talks and handson workshops. This book is part manual, part documentation of the experiments which took place across east London in numerous locations, often accompanied by a re-purposed milk float turned mobile project space — Wick on Wheels.

You you can download the pdf here.