2,500 – 3,000-word essay with images which addresses one of the following
1. “[Design activism] is design thinking, imagination and practice applied knowingly or unknowingly to create a counter-narrative aimed at generating and balancing positive social, institutional, environmental, and/or economic change.” (Faud-Luke, 2009, p.27)
Explore two design projects in the context of this quote.
2. “Critical design aims to challenge how people think about everyday life … it strives to keep alive other possibilities by providing a counterpoint to the world around us and encouraging us to see that everyday life could be different” (Dunne & Raby, 2013, p.45)
Explore critical design through the work of two designers.
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