i have posted a final lecture for us in the course resources area – it is on the notion of design as a gift and how in this studio we have moved from wicked problems & human centred design to wicked ecologies and living ecologies as design contexts for practice
The details of your final assessment requirements are available in the course resources sections under individual project brief.
Design, Place, Social Innovation Studio
design methods exploring children, safety, and guns in Pittsburgh.
A book visualizing current gun culture in the United States by Tina Mukherjee. A nice example of data visualization.
“A collaborative poster conversation” started after the Newtown shooting to allow designers and members to contribute messages related to gun violence through creative visuals that add to this conversation.
Apart from being a compelling set of visuals, these examples are beneficial in terms of my individual project as a basis for how other designers are thinking about and visualizing the topic of guns and gun violence,.
Huffington Post article on the narratives of death and loss.