SXSW 2018: The shadow side of Human-Centred Design. A talk by Melis Senova

March 9th, 2018

SXSW 2018

Austin, TX

What does Victor Papanek have to say about the power of design? Our intentions are typically good: we seek positive outcomes by designing meaningfully and deliberately, but sometimes even the most well-intentioned strategies darken.

Designers intend to create for the whole human experience, but tend not to. Dr. Melis Senova discusses the suppressed part of design and invites us to explore the practice with participants sure to leave with perspectives challenged.