24 May 2017
Will all manufacturers become makers?
Guest blog: 'Hello Shenzhen' maker resident Ross Atkin looks back at his time in Shenzhen to explore what the UK manufacturing industry could learn from the unique Chinese ecosystem
4 May 2017
From repair culture to 3D printed panda: Shenzhen makers residencies in the UK
In March 2017 seven UK makerspaces and creative organisations hosted makers from Shenzhen. Find out in our video reports what the makers and hosts accomplished together during the residencies...
20 April 2017
Guest blog: Designed in Shenzhen - an insight into a 3D printing studio in China
Hello Shenzhen participant Laura Elvira, resident at Pineprint, writes about her experience as a guest designer in Shenzhen
20 April 2017
Guest blog: Making space for reflection on sustainability and repair
Hello Shenzhen UK host Jake Harries, from Access Space, shares some of the highlights and questions raised from the 3 week residency with a maker from Shenzhen.
12 April 2017
Guest Blog: Exploring ethical supply chains and sustainable connections
Hello Shenzhen UK host, Camilla James from Impact Hub Westminster, shares the ideas and collaborations developed during the 3 week residency with two makers from Shenzhen
6 April 2017
Guest blog: Making connections, reflections and future exchange
Hello Shenzhen UK host Liza Mackenzie from Makerversity, shares the ideas and processes developed during the 3 week residency with two makers from Shenzhen
3 April 2017
Guest blog: Finding common ground
Hello Shenzhen UK host, Andrew Sleigh from Lighthouse, shares some of the answers – and more questions – that emerged during the 3 week UK residency of Dr Wen Wen, from Shenzhen University
30 March 2017
Guest blog: Nothing is more powerful than an idea
Hello Shenzhen participant Jo Ashbridge on her SZOIL/ShanzhaiCity/Future+ residency...
23 March 2017
Guest blog: Getting inspired by the UK
Hello Shenzhen participant Violet Su, resident at Makerversity, writes about her experience and learnings in the UK
20 March 2017
Guest blog: Maker ed in the Chinese education system
Helen Steer blogs about her experience testing out different maker ed ideas in the Chinese education system