Punchcard Economy



Hemming-a-way

Nov 24 2013 · by Sam Meech

Before the final push next week, I wanted to really try and nail the hem thing, so i’ve spent this weekend in the project space at Federation House in Manchester

Natural Working Rhythms

Oct 20 2013 · by Sam Meech

Vanessa Bartlett is an art writer, academic and producer specialising in performance art, digital cultures and art and mental health. Here she talks briefly about the careful balance of work and wellbeing.

‘flexible’ working and the guilt of undone tasks

Oct 15 2013 · by Sam Meech

Ben Dalton (http://bendalton.noii.net) is a computational design and new technology researcher based in the Faculty of Arts, Environment & Technology at Leeds Metropolitan University, UK. Here. alongside his knitted ‘out of contract’ hours, he describes his relationship to ‘flexible’ working, and provides some very interesting insights into the role of email.

Basic design – mapping difference

Oct 01 2013 · by Sam Meech

The process I’m initially exploring for creating the design is through using the working hours data as a difference layer. When combined with a base design, any information in the difference layer will invert the value of the base layer. Thus, any hours worked as ‘overtime’ will show up as an inverted stitch. Applying this […]