Participant

Alexandra Crosby

Alexandra Crosby is a designer, researcher, and writer. She is the director of Interdisciplinary Design at the University of Technology Sydney. She lectures in the subjects of interdisciplinary design, design thinking and history and leads global studios to Indonesia.

Alexandra’s background is in visual communications and the ethnographic methods of International Studies. She develops and uses interdisciplinary research methods, such as hybrid forms of mapping and experimental futuring to understand the complexity of situations and communicate possible futures. Alexandra works with Dr Ilaria Vanni in the transdisciplinary research studio Mapping Edges.

Alexandra is a janitor at Frontyard Projects, a space for conversation in Marrickville, Sydney, Australia. She is also a Board member ofInside Indonesia: the Indonesian Resources and Information Program (IRIP), and is on the Advisory Panel for the ACICIS Creative Arts and Design Professional Practicum.