We partner with artists, activists, enterprise +
community leaders to birth, build and bridge community-driven impact.
Check out our current projects.
social impact design studios
a community design project
data design + research
since 2012, social impact design studios has partnered with communities, philanthropies, governments and creative enterprises.
we are a people-first, design justice, and data-driven practice.
our boutique firm leads with participatory and emergent design foresight to provide strategy, systems and program design for community-driven impact.
we've partnered with clients and community members across 20+ countries in africa, the americas, the caribbean and europe.
the diascope is a multi-media, multi-disciplinary, multi-community project that merges art, education, and imagination.
the diascope launched in 2022, though it has been years in the making.
we are entering a new era.
join us as we explore modern migration across the african diaspora.
we are journeying through history in the making as mass populations move their families, finances and futures to build community with the global majority. our ways of knowing, seeing and being are rebirthing.
we experience data + research as a creative practice. both emerge as they are also performed.
who gets to imagine, design, discover, and interpret data?
what does data represent?
where does the data story get told?
we design data in collaboration with participating communities.
come back to see what we've found.
we're currently buidling this work IRL
want to work together...