Jane Fulton Suri points to Ideo’s http://openideo.com platform, which allows people to bring ideas to an open-source platform, as indicative of the future of this sort of work, saying, ’I think this poses a refreshing set of questions to the tradition of both design and anthropology as we are entering a period of highly participatory economic and design activity – where perhaps activity becomes more meaningful than artefacts’
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.