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The world has a rich history of institutional forms and an ever-growing array of technologies to help collaborate, communicate, and build collective intelligence. Here, we document and collect under-utilized illustrations and novel guides for institutional entrepreneurs.


Guides, frameworks and methodologies systematically organised to facilitate the process of designing, implementing, and improving institutions. These toolkits serve as practical guides for individuals and organizations involved in shaping new and renewed institutions.

Illustration cases

Overlooked and underutilized models offering valuable insights for institutional architecture.


Explorations of insights, questions, and experiments that inspire and spark our imagination when it comes to designing institutions for the 21st century.


Early ideas that spark and sustain the craft of institutional architecture.