Monthly Archives: October 2012

…Assignment more iteration

I am finding it incredibly hard to stick to one structure with regard to what is design? Our MDes 01 assignment this must be my fourth iteration. 31st October 2012 – 22:07 Home

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Originally posted on hoeysdesignworld:
Design History Time Line This is an interactive website whereby you can view the history of design from as far back as 1900s to 1959 the only other limitation of the website is that it stops 1959 and goes not further.  However this is an excellent visual aid tool to understanding…

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…What is Design Blogs

I stumbled across some interesting blogs on what is design online: 1.  http://blog.echoenduring.com/2010/05/25/what-is-design/ – Interesting not completely relevant to service design. More aimed at product design however there are some key learnings to apply to service design in a more holistic way.   http://richworks.in/2010/07/the-art-of-design-creative-thinking-ways-to-foster-innovation/ 2. THE ART OF DESIGN/CREATIVE THINKING : 10 WAYS TO FOSTER INNOVATION – […]

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…Assignment and the Design Agenda

Now into the final week of the MDes 01 course work and the assignment is coming along slowly but surely. I have just been reading some summary elements of “The Design Agenda” b R.Copper and M.Press (1995) some very good topic titles here for discussing What is design What is Design – Design as Art, […]

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…Green Window Parties

Just keeping up with our sustainability project homework. This is my take on Green Window Parties Inc. See what you think and comments. Others in the group have done some too. 30/10/12 Home 19:24

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…Assignment Focus

It now just over a week till the first assignment is to be handed in. So it’s time to focus and produce something from all the reading and discovery. So over the past few days I have been trying to FOCUS. Yesterday i headed to the British Library and I looked into John Kao’s book […]

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…How far do you go to share or protect Today

Copyright and IP Set challenges – Research which facets of IP – © – ™ work best for intended your specialisms As part of the second weeks homework, we were asked “Research which facets of IP – © – ™ work best for intended your specialisms.” For my intended field Service Design, which is a […]

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…Who has influenced Service Design

Key Influencers on my wanderings into the literature. Roger Martin – Design Thinking http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=e-ySKaZJ_dU http://www.thecreativeleadershipforum.com/creativity-matters-blog/2010/4/26/what-is-design-thinking-anyway-roger-martin-design-observer.html “Yet a reasoning toolbox that holds only deduction and induction is incomplete. Toward the end of the nineteenth century, American philosophers such as William James and John Dewey began to explore the limits of formal declarative logic — that is, […]

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…Making something out of nothing

Looking at Memo a physics based artist. It is refreshing to see other peoples creative methods and thoughts without it needing to be all about business. https://vimeo.com/28239261 – Simple Harmonic 5 – It is inspired by observations of natural physical and mathematical phenomena; as well as works by the likes of Norman Mclaren, John Whitney, Steve […]

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…Wiki Man – Rory Sutherland

Everyone is doing animations nowadays. Visual Thinking at it’s best. I saw this clip at the Ogilvy Transmedia Fest yesterday .

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