Alex Taylor, research scientist in the Socio-Digital Systems Group at Microsoft Research, Cambridge initiated the project Objects Incognito. His interests lie in studying people’s everyday routines, or social practices. In particular, he is interested in how embodied practices interleave with social order — in how the world comes to be organized in the ways that it is. (more...)
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Laurel Swan is a PhD student at Brunel University in London, UK. She has spent several years thinking about the everyday practices and routines of family life, and what makes a home a home. Her research interests include lists, fridges, clutter, photos and most recently robots.
Thanks to Thea Swayne, Jim Kosem, Nim Folb for agreeing to 'pose' for the photo shoots.