George Philip Wright
George Philip Wright is a futurist designer, engineer and inventor.
His work focuses on the combination of art, science and technology into holistic human scale innovations and future speculations. Originally from Leeds, UK he currently lives and works in London as director of Vochlea Music Ltd and founding member of design studio The F_T_R.
2017 WIREDlive London, UK | 2017 V & A Museum: Reveal Festival London, UK | 2017SXSW: Innovation Awards Showcase Austin, USA | 2016 Dubai Design Week: GGS Dubai, UAE | 2016 Ars Electronica: Alchemists of our time Linz, Austria | 2016 Milan Design Week: FRAME Magazine - What's the matter? Milan, Italy | 2015 ICT2015: STARTS Technology & the Arts Lisbon, Portugal
Wired: September 2017 [link] | Observer: August 2017 [link] | Wired Italia: September 2016 | AXIS: August 2016, Dezeen: Vochlea 3rd July 2016 [link] | FRAME Magazine: May - Jun 2016 | RACONTEUR: Sep 2015
RAEng / 1851 Royal Commission - Enterprise Fellow 2017-2018
SXSW - Finalist in Audio and Music Innovation 2017 - Vochlea
IxDA - Finalist Enabling 2017 - Vochlea
Core77 - Notable 2016 - Skinterface
Dyson Foundation Scholar 2015-2016
IET Fuse Scholar 2006-2010
2016 Innovation Design Engineering, MA + MSc – Royal College of Art, Imperial College London
2010 Engineering Science, MEng – University of Oxford