Laurie Skelton

  • Designer / editor
    Laurie Skelton

    Laurie is a designer and editor working for Waag's interface team. She designs for both the web and print, develops branding for projects, creates artwork for publications, and writes and edits English content.

    Laurie has done branding and web work for projects like Code for NL, Trust Me I'm an Artist, Pet Shop, Textile & Clothing Business Labs, DIY Antibiotica, Beta-lab, and the Do-it-Together Science Bus. Her illustrations appear in the Start a Movement workbook, Hacking Culture: a how-to guide for hackathons in the cultural sector, and throughout the Do-it-Together Science Bus project.

    Laurie graduated with a BA in English and Liberal Arts from the University of Alabama (summa cum laude), and an MSc in Interactive Media (first class honours) from the University of Limerick. Once, she gave a hula-hooping workshop in Fablab Amsterdam.

Articles

  • We make
    Open Wetlab
    02-02-2016
    The next performance in the Trust Me, I'm an Artist (TMIAA) project will take place at the transmediale festival in Berlin. TMIAA focuses on the…
  • We make
    Open Wetlab
    30-11-2015
    During the debut of Waag's Petshop project, we exhibited the individual work of one of the project's initiators: María Boto Ordoñez. María is the…
  • We make
    Open Design Lab
    09-11-2015
    To explore the fascinating (though sometimes tumultuous) landscape of modern architecture, Waag recently hosted an evening of presentations from five…
  • We make
    Open Wetlab
    03-11-2015
    Each October, thousands of designers gather in the city of Eindhoven to present their works to the public during Dutch Design Week. This year, Waag…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    16-07-2015
    Over the past few years, Apps for Europe has acted as a support network for turning data-based apps into viable businesses. While the project may…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    24-06-2015
    The Facebook Liberation Army kicked off their campaign to free the good citizens of Facebook from the platform's questionable governance. Those in…