Absurd Inventions

Ignite your creativity with Absurd Inventions, a 2-hour workshop in Speculative Design. Dive into a world of imagination where participants invent the absurd using craft materials. Unleash your inventive spirit and explore the unconventional in this hands-on, two-hour journey.


Program Details

Program LengthSingle Session
Session TypeVirtual or On-Location
Session Duration2 Hours
Min Team Size12

About Absurd Inventions

Absurd Inventions invites you to embrace Speculative Design in a unique and playful workshop. Over 2 hours, participants engage in the art of inventing the absurd, pushing the boundaries of conventional thinking.

Through the lens of Speculative Design, this workshop encourages participants to question norms, challenge assumptions, and embrace the freedom of creativity. Craft materials become the building blocks of whimsical, speculative creations that defy the ordinary.

Program Details

  • The Program is Single-Session (2 hours)
  • The sessions can be conducted virtually or on-Location
  • Depending on the total size of the cohort, participants may be divided into smaller teams
  • Each session will be guided by a trained facilitator

Program Outcome

By the end of Absurd Inventions, participants will:

  1. Develop a mindset for Speculative Design, fostering creative thinking and innovation.
  2. Gain hands-on experience in crafting and prototyping concepts.
  3. Cultivate the ability to challenge assumptions and explore unconventional ideas.

Who will benefit from this program?

  • For all Roles in the Organisation: Regardless of role inject more innovation into your work mindset. Absurd Inventions provides a playful avenue for cultivating inventive thinking, inspiring fresh perspectives, and breaking free from the ordinary.
  • Creatives and Design Thinkers: Expand your creative boundaries by embracing Speculative Design, unlocking new dimensions of imagination and fostering a mindset that transcends conventional limits.
  • Innovation Teams: Ignite collaborative thinking within your team, encouraging the exploration of outlandish ideas that can spark innovative solutions and disrupt traditional thought patterns.
  • Educators and Facilitators: Enliven your teaching methods by incorporating Speculative Design principles, offering a dynamic and hands-on approach to foster creative thinking and problem-solving skills among your students or participants.