Gender and Design

It’s a common mistake to think that the idea of a multi-gendered society is only a contemporary one, but in fact, the acceptance and even embrace of multiple genders is not only age-old, but also found in several cultures across the globe. Two-Spirited People One example is the Native American peoples, where they had, in … Continue reading Gender and Design

Radical Design

Radical design from the sustainable design perspective

Unified Green Field

I've always been really interested in stories and their power to shape history. A great example of this is the Bible and how the stories within it and other religious texts continue to shape our world and our beliefs. Or the role of science fiction comic book stories (like Mr. Skygack, from Mars, 1907) in … Continue reading Unified Green Field

Start at the End

  The way we view the world has a direct impact on our behaviour. On the macro scale, we have the meta-narratives our societies create that govern the social arrangements and codes of conduct. We also have the family-unit belief systems and religions that shape the micro-scale, namely our value systems and personal ideologies. Together … Continue reading Start at the End

Tackle any Complex Task Using this 5 Step Method

there is a natural number awareness... There is a number awareness that is innate in humans and animals. Some animals as well as infant children display a natural sense of numbers and quantities. Cognitive Psychology has shown that small children as young as six months have an intuitive understanding of non-numerical parameters of magnitude. Take … Continue reading Tackle any Complex Task Using this 5 Step Method