Loading

Results

  • Critical Design Close
Sort By:  1-10 of 15 (2 pages)
Results per page:
         

Critical Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Critical design is design created with the perspective of questioning social assumptions, with emancipatory and ethical goals of changing design outcomes. Design takes on a critical language that challenges the status quo approaches...

Critical Design Practice and Its Disciplinary Contribution

Matt Malpass

Matt Malpass is a Senior Lecturer on MA Industrial Design and a Research Fellow in Critical Design at Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design, University of the Arts London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Critical Design in Context : History, Theory, and Practices

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book Chapter

...In this book, I have introduced examples of critical design practice and discussed the tactics used to establish a critical move through product and industrial design. I have outlined a brief history of the practice, theoretical approaches...

Criticism, Function, and Discipline

Matt Malpass

Matt Malpass is a Senior Lecturer on MA Industrial Design and a Research Fellow in Critical Design at Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design, University of the Arts London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Critical Design in Context : History, Theory, and Practices

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book Chapter

...This chapter considers some barriers and misconceptions to critical design practice being seen as part of a disciplinary project. The first part of the chapter reviews the criticism of critical design to identify inadequacies in how...

Dissent

Mahmoud Keshavarz

Mahmoud Keshavarz is a postdoctoral researcher at the Engaging Vulnerability Research Program, Department of Cultural Anthropology, Uppsala University, Sweden. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Design Politics of the Passport : Materiality, Immobility, and Dissent

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book Chapter

...The history of domination over mobility is also a history of the struggle to overthrow it. In this chapter, I will locate the practices of forgery and migrant smuggling or, as I call it, migration brokery, within the broader context...

Introducing Critical Design

Matt Malpass

Matt Malpass is a Senior Lecturer on MA Industrial Design and a Research Fellow in Critical Design at Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design, University of the Arts London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Critical Design in Context : History, Theory, and Practices

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book Chapter

...Industrial design is typically perceived as the process of design applied to the development and manufacture of products for mass production and consumption. It is synonymous with companies, such as Apple, for their technological...

Functioning Forms/Anti-Design

Design Anthropology : Object Cultures in Transition

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book Chapter

...Design was conceived of as a revolutionary way of transforming life. These days, design has become the exact opposite: a fetish of modern consumer society. Design’s only contemporary purpose is to create new things out of nothing...

Designer/Shapeshifter: A Decolonizing Redirection for Speculative and Critical Design

Tricky Design : The Ethics of Things

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book Chapter

...Pero es difícil differentiating between lo heredado, lo adquirido, lo impuesto ... She reinterprets history and, using new symbols, she shapes new myths ... She strengthens her tolerance (and intolerance) for ambiguity ... She becomes...

Theories, Methods, and Tactics

Matt Malpass

Matt Malpass is a Senior Lecturer on MA Industrial Design and a Research Fellow in Critical Design at Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design, University of the Arts London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Critical Design in Context : History, Theory, and Practices

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book Chapter

...This chapter aims to illustrate design activity, theoretical perspectives, methods, and tactics used in critical design practice. It introduces these perspectives initially through a discussion on para-functionality, post-optimal design...

Practice

Matt Malpass

Matt Malpass is a Senior Lecturer on MA Industrial Design and a Research Fellow in Critical Design at Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design, University of the Arts London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Critical Design in Context : History, Theory, and Practices

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book Chapter

...Since 2006, I have been researching critical design in a project that questions the disciplinary contribution of the practice. This project has involved an extensive review of the field as it has developed and gathered interest from within...

Dunne & Raby

Designer Biography

Image
...British industrial and critical designers, best known for their pioneering work and teaching in the field of critical design, Dunne & Raby first developed their ideas about critical design at the Royal College of Art (RCA) in London...