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
17 March 2017
Guest Blog: Exploring the ecosystem of Shenzhen’s urban villages
Katrine Hesseldahl and Victor Strimfors are half-way through their residency with Future+ as part of Hello Shenzhen. Below they're sharing some of their experiences of exploring the urban villages within Shenzhen.
14 March 2017
CRL Guest Blog: Shenzhen Speed: Fail Fast and Succeed Fast
“Shenzhen is a working city, you don’t have time for much else here.”
16 February 2017
Hello Shenzhen - meet the Shenzhen makers
Last week we announced the UK makers who were selected to travel to residencies in Shenzhen. We are now very excited to reveal the list of the Chinese makers coming to the UK!
26 January 2017
Hello Shenzhen - meet the UK makers
Our open call to UK makers for residency opportunities in Shenzhen received many exciting applications and we are now very pleased to announce the selected makers.
16 December 2016
Call for researchers: the ethics of makerspaces (CLOSED)
As part of Hello Shenzhen the British Council and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) are working in partnership to support further academic research into the Chinese maker movement phenomenon
16 December 2016
Calling all UK makers! Opportunity to travel to Shenzhen
We are working with some of Shenzhen's leading makerspaces and creative organisations to host three week residencies in Shenzhen for makers living and working in the UK. APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED
15 December 2016
Hello Shenzhen UK hosts announced!
We are working with some of the UK’s leading makerspaces to host three weeks residencies in the UK for makers living and working in Shenzhen
22 November 2016
Call for evaluation: Hello Shenzhen
We are seeking proposals for the evaluation of Hello Shenzhen - an exciting bilateral residency exchange programme connecting makers in the UK and China. Deadline 8 January 2017