Conflictual design artefacts reveal vertical power relationships by Max Mollon Contemporary issues of occidental society are multi-faceted and addressing them needs bringing multiple points of views around the table. However, making every voice heard is a challenge, especially voices in the margins. On the other hand, the concept of intersectionality allows one to consider how… Read more »
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The Decolonising Design editorial team are keen to support the work of designers, scholars, and activists who share an interest in the politics of this platform. A description of the range of issues that we are interested in publishing can be found in our Editorial Statement. Points of contact for pitching ideas can be found under Contacts.
We often record and publish the content of our lectures and debates. You can find them all on our Mixcloud page.
NOTE: Audios only. Gender, Profession, Age and Class: Employing an Intersectional Approach in Research on the Designer’s Work by Pinar Kaygan TBD: Decolonizing Design in the Canadian Context by Elizabeth (Dori) Tunstall A lexicon of concepts? How do we convert the Insights of practice into politically actionable Strategies that draw on the capabilities of designing?… Read more »
Danah, Luiza, and Tristan, from the DD group, will be speaking on June 10th at the Research Pavilion from Venice Biennale. More infos below: Platform for Artistic Research (PARSE) presents: Exclusive Access: On the dynamics and vocabularies of co-option, care and the subaltern Research Pavilion, 57th Venice Biennale June 10-11, 2017 Sala del Camino Campo… Read more »
Mapping and Amplifying Decolonised Design Futures Monday 5 June at 5pm at Goldsmiths, University of London In this age of the anthropocence – in this complex ‘modern’ world – how might groups understand their pasts and presents as gathering futures that fuse humans with things? A fusion that either adds time or takes it away from being human. In this… Read more »
We will be speaking at the HFBK Hamburg (Germany), framing our work with Decolonising Design within the main topics of the research group “Translating and Framing.” See more info below: May 18-20, 2017 Processes of media transformation are of central concern in the arts, in popular culture, and in the media industry as well as… Read more »