Barbara Eldredge grew up in museums all over the country, developing a deep love of art, culture, and the stories objects tell. Before moving to New York in 2008, Barbara graduated summa cum laude from Ohio Wesleyan University with majors in Philosophy and Theater. A knowledge synthesizer, Barbara is most interested in generating multi-perspectival and interdisciplinary examinations of culture. Her writings have appeared in New York Magazine, Metropolis, Works That Work, and others. Barbara is currently design researcher and writer at multidisciplinary creative agency Real Art where she explores topics ranging from future interfaces to DIY robots and hermit crabs.