Dispatches

How DCS is Walking the Talk of Healthier Futures

How DCS is Walking the Talk of Healthier Futures

Over the past few years, Dot Connector Studio has been digging deep with clients into the how and why of foresight work. Together, we’ve explored many different methods to anticipate the futures we hope to ward off, and imagine those we want to make real….

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Impact Pack Ahoy! The strategy deck travels to Saudi Arabia and Los Angeles

Impact Pack Ahoy! The strategy deck travels to Saudi Arabia and Los Angeles

Recently, Jessica Clark — our executive director — brought Dot Connector’s Impact Pack to the University of Southern California at the invitation of DJ Johnson, an associate professor of practice in the Division of Media Arts and Practice in the School of Cinematic Arts, and…

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Futurism in philanthropy takes off!

Futurism in philanthropy takes off!

We’re so excited that our founder and director Jessica Clark has published takeways from her residency as a futurist at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. While at the foundation, Jessica focused on understanding models for futuremaking that emphasize belonging, justice, and creativity. In her article,…

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The City Speaks: Three Decades of Exploring Urban Messages

The City Speaks: Three Decades of Exploring Urban Messages

(Now turned into a handy calendar!) A few months ago ago, Jessica Clark, who directs Dot Connector Studio, reached out to me with a proposal that left me intrigued. She had a passion project involving photography and street art and wanted to get my eyes…

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On rest, regeneration, and rekindling hope for democracy

On rest, regeneration, and rekindling hope for democracy

As per our tradition here at Dot Connector Studio, we reached out on the shortest day of the year to share news of what we’ve been up to, and invite our colleagues and clients to join us in setting an intention for the year to…

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How DCS is reducing meeting overload

How DCS is reducing meeting overload

Collectively, we’ve been through—and are continuing to go through—a lot. The shift out of the pandemic mode and into hybrid work/life has only added more to our plates. We need space to process, rest, recover and let new ideas for addressing increasingly complex problems emerge,…

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Celebrating our Collaborators!

Celebrating our Collaborators!

November is a month for gratitude, so we wanted to take a moment to recognize our many amazing co-creators. Although Dot Connector Studio is a business, it’s also a network—rich with former and future clients and creative conspirators.  Sometimes we work on projects and ideas…

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Raise a glass with us at ONA!

Raise a glass with us at ONA!

The Online News Association conference is coming to Philly later this month, which means many friends and clients will be flocking to our hometown. So we’re celebrating our first decade with an informal happy hour. Please let us know if you plan to drop by!…

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Onwards at Dot Connector Studio

Onwards at Dot Connector Studio

Highlighting just a few of the amazing people and projects we’ve worked with as we prepare to launch the Fun With Futures collaboratory.

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Local futures + tools for teachers

Local futures + tools for teachers

We spent the summer getting local, with projects that focus on the future of arts and media in key spots around the country, including here at home in Philly. 

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