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Activism

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Design activism, which ranges across all design disciplines from textiles to architecture, from media to urban design, is based on the idea that design plays a pivotal role in society. This role is particularly relevant to issues around...

Care

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Care describes that aspect of the human condition that makes us spend time and resources on people and situations beyond our mere survival. Care is an essential aspect of design, motivating why we design things, things that take care...

Karan, Donna (1948–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Karan is an American fashion designer. Born Donna Ivy Faske in Forest Hills, New York, Karan grew up in Hewlett, Long Island. Her mother worked as a model while her stepfather made a living as a suit designer. Continually immersed...

Not for Profit

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The concept of Not-for-Profit design can be regarded from two angles: as a design service delivered to humanitarian or other organizations by a designer or design agency without charge; or as a specific design discipline, offering...

Humanitarian Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Humanitarian Design is an orthodoxy and movement originating in the West that responds to consumer-led design as the active promotion of “selfishness,” by seeking to make “human need” the central priority of design. The focus of much...

Slow Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Slow design is an ideology that challenges instant gratification and consumption, and instead champions emergent qualities in designed objects and experiences. As such it seeks to support “reflective consumption,” in which both...

Humanitarian Design and Communities

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Humanitarian Design is an approach to design that both addresses and directly engages with the needs of various types of disenfranchised communities, which could exist in another country or proximate to the design team. Humanitarian Design...

Design for the World (1998–2003)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Jointly founded in 1998 by international professional organizations for design, International Council of Graphic Design Associations (ICOGRADA), International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (ICSID), and International Federation...