James Auger is a speculative designer and academic whose work looks at the social and cultural value systems of machines. He is currently based in Madeira, Portugal.

Jimmy Loizeau studied Fine Art at Maidstone and Birmingham and Product Design at the Royal College of Art. He has worked at the MIT Media Lab Europe in Dublin in the Human Connectedness group and now teaches at Goldsmiths and the RCA. As a partner of Auger-Loizeau (with James Auger) Jimmy continues to exhibit and lecture internationally. His objective is to increase the dissemination of issues of technology and culture and take this debate beyond its present existence in academia and galleries to a wider public.