Design Education


Institutional Frictions
Feminist Curricula
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Institutional Frictions

Reflecting on the possibilities and challenges of bringing activism into the design classroom
Tanveer Ahmed
Zoy Anastassakis
Griselda Flesler
Sria Chatterjee
By Tanveer Ahmed, Zoy Anastassakis, Griselda Flesler, Sria Chatterjee
A Designerly Inventory
Designing Resistance
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A Designerly Inventory

Provocations to elicit questions, prompt critical thinking and help designers reconfigure their discipline.
Danah Abdulla
By Danah Abdulla
A Critical Statement
Feminist Curricula
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A Critical Statement

Why I became a product designer who does not want to design products.
Sophie Thurner
By Sophie Thurner
Teach What You Need to Learn
Feminist Curricula
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Teach What You Need to Learn

A conversation about the Swedish Master program critically addressing visual standards and promoting “norm creativity.”
Johanna Lewengard
Maya Ober
Benedetta Crippa
By Johanna Lewengard, Maya Ober, Benedetta Crippa
The Last Shift
Feminist Curricula
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The Last Shift

Field notes from La Entrega Final, or how feminist activism plays itself in the Chair of Gender and Design at FADU, Buenos Aires.
Maya Ober
By Maya Ober
The Interlocality of Typography
Politics of Display
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The Interlocality of Typography

A conversation with Yu Jiwon about the suggestions of typographic diversity in society and culture.
Rachel So Dam Jung
By Rachel So Dam Jung
Learning from the Vernacular
Feminist Curricula
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Learning from the Vernacular

A conversation with Clara Balaguer on the copyother, ethical piracy, and trolling graphic design.
Rhys Atkinson
By Rhys Atkinson
Long Nights
Complaint Collective
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Long Nights

Do art universities educate students to exploit themselves? Short answer: Yes.
Sophie Thurner
By Sophie Thurner
A Fashion Degree in Humanswear?
Feminist Curricula
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A Fashion Degree in Humanswear?

Students and educators doing fashion beyond binaries and norms.
Floriane Misslin
By Floriane Misslin
Glowing Red Letters
Complaint Collective
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Glowing Red Letters

How a group of German art students is tackling structural discrimination with an anonymous form.
Katharina Brenner
By Katharina Brenner