Social Design

An increasing slice of my design thinking time has been taken up with a growing awareness that the word ‘design’ does not seem to be understood, appreciated or even enjoyed by most people and that some action needs to be taken to resolve that huge gap in our education and understanding of our integral part in nature.

This unrecognised gap I have come to call ‘social design’ in that it is not so much about designing things but finding social ways of improving society for the better, by discussion, education and creating awareness of unrecognised ways that are missing that could improve all our lives. (more…)