WE LOOK AT THINGS DIFFERENTLY
Social Sciences for Change
Arthropology Lab is an independent NPO (not-for-profit organization) founded by professionals of the social sciences, arts and humanities. Our aim is to contribute to development by providing appropriate, effective and original solutions, through the nexus between the rigorous research of the social sciences and the critical practice of the visual arts. We love what we do and we want to work with people who feel the same way.
What do we mean by Development?
We do not believe in growth. We think about development as the advancement of human well-being coupled with a responsible use of the resource base.
Research for Development
We have extensive experience in ethnographic, quantitative and qualitative research in underdeveloped and developing contexts. We are committed to diligent social and cultural analysis and effective participatory action research.READ MORE
Design & Visual Thinking
We practice design as a problem-solving methodology. We craft beautiful and meaningful outcomes following the most unusual and interesting processes. Whether in print or media, we simplify complex information and help organisations to enhance the impact of their projects anywhere in the planet.READ MORE
Filmmaking for Social Change
We think films can trigger social change in unexpected positive ways. We enjoy making documentaries that reflect different realities and ways of life, challenging western ideals and overall, enriching our knowledge, transform communities and improving the world we live in.READ MORE