Spherical is a strategic design and integrative research studio working to regenerate the health and integrity of Earth’s living systems.
We are a distributed team with primary operations based in xučyun (the East Bay), traditional territories of Lisjan (Ohlone) peoples.
◐ Ecological visualization
Surfacing the dynamics of whole systems for collective sensing and governance
◓ Ontological repair
Working with diverse groups to examine the role of paradigms in shaping relationships to the living world
◒ Immersive learning
Curating experiences that evolve understanding of interconnected social-ecological-technical systems
◑ Regenerative development
Supporting organizations and communities in cultivating the potential of place
Ecological design strategist cultivating reciprocal relationships for healing living systems
Musician and software developer building tools to enable a more sustainable society
Strategy + Product
Technologist designing processes and tools to evolve human capacity for regenerative work
Multi-disciplinary designer focused on intentional tech & fostering radical optimism for the future.
Research + Partnerships
Strategist and researcher wandering toward what is lush, beautiful, and playful
Design + Development
Creative technologist designing and building instruments for impactful storytelling
Designer and researcher visualizing technology that deepens local connection with nature
Curious designer and artist crafting containers for connection, storytelling, and the seeding of new worlds
Cosmographer developing media technologies to expand perceptions and enact worlds
Community advocate advancing innovative solutions to environmental justice problems
Operations + Myceliation
Mycelium stitching harmonic balance in orchestrating operations
Storyteller weaving the connections between us, the Earth, and new worlds together.
Artist + Writer
Artist envisioning a more beautiful, interconnected, life-giving future
Entrepreneurial software engineer supporting teams and projects that benefit life on Earth
Multi-disciplinary creative planting the seeds for long-term environmental impact
Accelerate Resilience L.A.
Buckminster Fuller Institute
Day One Project
Ellen MacArthur Foundation
Institute for the Future
Sherwood Design Engineers
Center for the Study of the Force Majeure
Carol Sanford Institute