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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.

Selected exhibitions

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

Selected media

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

Awards

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

Education

2016 Innovation Design Engineering, MA + MSc – Royal College of Art, Imperial College London

2010 Engineering Science, MEng – University of Oxford

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