Ó Mãe, tenho Saudades // Design through Making

“Making is the universal infrastructure of creative production - be it technical or artistic scientific or cultural.” (Daniel Charny, 2011:7) This project is based on a previous assignment, Brief#6 – Influencers, and it has a really open brief. We were required to design, prototype and make any 3D object that fits these requirements. Materials, function, … Continue reading Ó Mãe, tenho Saudades // Design through Making

Visual Statistics

Visual Statistics as a brief reminds us of how versatile statistics can be in such different contexts and how they can help us to make sense of what is around us. As Alan Smith states in his TED Talk, “(…) statistics are about us. If you look at the etymology of the word statistics, it's … Continue reading Visual Statistics

Movers, Shakers, Innovators, Critical Thinkers and Influencers

This movers, shakers, innovators, critical thinkers and influencers brief asks us to identify who has shaped who we are, the decisions we made and the ones that are still yet to come. With this in mind, each one of us had to create a personal timeline where our own influencers are highlighted. The outcome of … Continue reading Movers, Shakers, Innovators, Critical Thinkers and Influencers

360º Lights and Colours // London Design Festival

//First Cut_Brief#2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G48sFGrnaZs&feature=youtu.be This project started on the 18th of September when we decided to meet a group for the first time and undertake the task that we were given: visit an event in London as a group. We quickly decided that we wanted to attend the London Design week on the 20th of September, … Continue reading 360º Lights and Colours // London Design Festival