Over the years, Reach partners have collaborated on a number of publications and articles, giving us the opportunity to reflect on our practice and share our thoughts with the wider design-driven innovation community. Reach members have published many of their own books, online articles, academic papers and other formats (e.g. MOOCs), creating a vast pool of knowledge that we are always seeking to grow. 


Catalysts: Thoughts on Design Research for Meaningful Change

Creatives, designers and researchers often find themselves in the role of ‘Catalysts’ in complex change processes. This might be in projects commissioned by clients or partners or in self-initiated projects. Many of us identify ourselves as activists and ambassadors for system change. The articles in this publication are particularly honing in on creative contributions to … Continue reading “Catalysts: Thoughts on Design Research for Meaningful Change”


DIY Toolkit

Initiated by Nesta and made possible by The Rockefeller Foundation, STBY and Quicksand have edited and designed the DIY Toolkit.