This is the personal website of Raphael Faeh, a digital creative strategist with specialist knowledge in online crowds, advertising, techno-natures and speculative futures. He’s also an award-winning art & design practitioner and occasional HE lecturer. He currently lives and works in London.
Raph has also initiated, organised and led the first social media campaign in the field of sustainable consumerism in Switzerland, a flash mob of ethical and eco-friendly consumers utilising their purchasing power. He was also teaching and lecturing about social media in relation to environmental topics at Goldsmiths, University of London. Raph has a BA in Process Design, an MA in Design and Environment and is part of an award-wining artist collective in the field of electronic art. He has a strong network of fellow artists, designers and producers ranging from London, Zurich, Basel all the way to Istanbul.
Raph is currently working as a creative lead for a video crowdsourcing company in London. In his design research Raphael focused on speculative concepts for a resilient society, that is to capture and embrace the dynamic nature of the world in order to increase our ability to absorb unforeseen disturbances. His personal artistic and academic work is influenced by readings of Bruce Sterling, Tony Fry, Clive Hamilton, Tim Jackson, Bronislav Szerszynski, Steward Brand, Andrew Sims, Buzz Holling, Kevin Kelly, and many more.