Podcast: Gillian Hatcher | Improv in Design (and art)

Bold ideas, driven by improv.

In this we interview with Jill Hatcher we chat about the similarities between how improvisers and designer think in order to solve problems and building on ideas. We also digress into comic-book jams and the process if making graphic art. 12.19 Micheal Scott, the office. Strathclyde, Scotland


Gillian Hatcher (@Gillreads)is a Research Associate in the department of Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management (DMEM) at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland.

Bullet points:

  • Using ‘yes and’ to build ideas in product design.
  • Build a machine
  • Micheal Scott improv

The University of Strathclyde | Barry Kudrowitz study (MIT)

Comic Artist and Illustrator | Gillian’s comics | Direct Download