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The Design Disruption Group is small group of design educators, researchers, practitioners, and students based at Northumbria University Design School whose collective objective is to bring about positive change via disruptive design acts . The Design Disruption Group was established

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The Design Disruption Group is small group of design educators, researchers, practitioners, and students based at Northumbria University Design School whose collective objective is to bring about positive change via disruptive design acts . The Design Disruption Group was established

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A Design History of the COVID-19 Virus

The Covid-19 crisis and the designed interventions we have catalogued in this book appear to prove definitively that design does care. We have documented this as it evolved every day from the 1st of January 2020 to 31st May 2020 inclusive.

A Design History of the COVID-19 Virus

The Covid-19 crisis and the designed interventions we have catalogued in this book appear to prove definitively that design does care. We have documented this as it evolved every day from the 1st of January 2020 to 31st May 2020 inclusive.

Product Design – One of the 100 Best Product Design Books Ever!

Product Design made it to the Best Product Design Books of All Time I’m happy to announce that my book, “Product Design (Portfolio)”, made it to BookAuthority’s Best Product Design Books of All Time: https://bookauthority.org/books/best-product-design-books?t=mhdisw&s=award&book=1856697517 BookAuthority collects and ranks the

Product Design – One of the 100 Best Product Design Books Ever!

Product Design made it to the Best Product Design Books of All Time I’m happy to announce that my book, “Product Design (Portfolio)”, made it to BookAuthority’s Best Product Design Books of All Time: https://bookauthority.org/books/best-product-design-books?t=mhdisw&s=award&book=1856697517 BookAuthority collects and ranks the

Wellness Boxes

We have just finished the first batch production of our new Wellness Boxes for Wellness Grove CIC, Recuperation Bridging Program (RBP). The Recuperation Bridging Program is a project of Wellness Grove CIC, with the purpose of providing a range of health

Wellness Boxes

We have just finished the first batch production of our new Wellness Boxes for Wellness Grove CIC, Recuperation Bridging Program (RBP). The Recuperation Bridging Program is a project of Wellness Grove CIC, with the purpose of providing a range of health

Does Design Care…? [2] Workshop

Between 1 and 3 July 2019, the second Does Design Care…? workshop for academics and practitioners from various disciplines at any level of experience who are involved and/or interested in the gesture and/or practice of “Care” at large took place

Does Design Care…? [2] Workshop

Between 1 and 3 July 2019, the second Does Design Care…? workshop for academics and practitioners from various disciplines at any level of experience who are involved and/or interested in the gesture and/or practice of “Care” at large took place

Does Design Care…? [1] Workshop

Giovanni Innella and Paul Rodgers, two of the four founding members of the Design Disruption Group ran a two-day Does Design Care…? workshop in the Imagination Lab at Lancaster University, UK. We welcomed researchers and practitioners from a wide range of disciplines

Does Design Care…? [1] Workshop

Giovanni Innella and Paul Rodgers, two of the four founding members of the Design Disruption Group ran a two-day Does Design Care…? workshop in the Imagination Lab at Lancaster University, UK. We welcomed researchers and practitioners from a wide range of disciplines

Designed with Dementia Pop-Up Shop

From 20 to 23 June 2019, we opened a “Designed with Dementia” Pop-Up shop in St. Enoch’s Centre, Glasgow exhibiting and selling a wide range of products collaboratively designed with people living with dementia. The Designed with Dementia project, led by Paul

Designed with Dementia Pop-Up Shop

From 20 to 23 June 2019, we opened a “Designed with Dementia” Pop-Up shop in St. Enoch’s Centre, Glasgow exhibiting and selling a wide range of products collaboratively designed with people living with dementia. The Designed with Dementia project, led by Paul

Designed with Dementia Products

As part of the ongoing Designed with Me project led by Euan Winton with Paul Rodgers (both based at Imagination, Lancaster University), a number of products have been developed in collaboration with a number of people living with dementia in

Designed with Dementia Products

As part of the ongoing Designed with Me project led by Euan Winton with Paul Rodgers (both based at Imagination, Lancaster University), a number of products have been developed in collaboration with a number of people living with dementia in

Designed with Dementia…

Designed with Dementia…, an exciting, interactive co-design and make project, is part of Lancaster University’s Campus in the City that brings world-class research and more to the city centre of Lancaster. The aim is to bring local people, academics and

Designed with Dementia…

Designed with Dementia…, an exciting, interactive co-design and make project, is part of Lancaster University’s Campus in the City that brings world-class research and more to the city centre of Lancaster. The aim is to bring local people, academics and

Designed with Dementia

Designed With Dementia… is a design intervention that makes use of the latent creative abilities of people living with dementia. Designed With Dementia… adopts a co-design approach where people living with dementia are highly valued and their inputs and collaborations

Designed with Dementia

Designed With Dementia… is a design intervention that makes use of the latent creative abilities of people living with dementia. Designed With Dementia… adopts a co-design approach where people living with dementia are highly valued and their inputs and collaborations

Dragons’ Den inspired Competition for People Living with Dementia

On Wednesday 5 April, 2017 I will be one of the “dragons” on Making Space’s Dragons’ Den inspired competition for their dementia associates. The event will be held at Lancaster University. In Making Space’s dementia services they have dedicated associates

Dragons’ Den inspired Competition for People Living with Dementia

On Wednesday 5 April, 2017 I will be one of the “dragons” on Making Space’s Dragons’ Den inspired competition for their dementia associates. The event will be held at Lancaster University. In Making Space’s dementia services they have dedicated associates