Department of Care

The Department of Care exhibition, created by my PhD student Dan Carey, poses an urgent question: “How can we make health and social care better?” Demand for support from the NHS, local authorities, and charities is higher than ever –

Department of Care

The Department of Care exhibition, created by my PhD student Dan Carey, poses an urgent question: “How can we make health and social care better?” Demand for support from the NHS, local authorities, and charities is higher than ever –

Design4Health Paper

One of the founding members of the Design Disruption Group, Paul Rodgers, spent 4 days at the Design4Health Conference this week at Sheffield Hallam University. The conference was very stimulating and there were many excellent papers, projects, and people there.

Design4Health Paper

One of the founding members of the Design Disruption Group, Paul Rodgers, spent 4 days at the Design4Health Conference this week at Sheffield Hallam University. The conference was very stimulating and there were many excellent papers, projects, and people there.

Inspiring Designers

Between 2001 and 2004 I interviewed a number of leading designers from across the world on the subject of what influenced them in their work and what inspired them. Some of the designers involved in the project included Ron Arad,

Inspiring Designers

Between 2001 and 2004 I interviewed a number of leading designers from across the world on the subject of what influenced them in their work and what inspired them. Some of the designers involved in the project included Ron Arad,

Redesigning the Status Quo

Paul Rodgers, one of the 4 founding members of the Design Disruption Group, was interviewed recently for a feature article in Dow Packaging’s magazine titled “in”. The article explores the phenomena of disruption in a design context and Rodgers gives

Redesigning the Status Quo

Paul Rodgers, one of the 4 founding members of the Design Disruption Group, was interviewed recently for a feature article in Dow Packaging’s magazine titled “in”. The article explores the phenomena of disruption in a design context and Rodgers gives

Disrupting Dementia

Paul Rodgers, one of the founding members of the Design Disruption Group, has been awarded a prestigious Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Design Research Fellowship to explore better how design thinking and action can contribute to the design and

Disrupting Dementia

Paul Rodgers, one of the founding members of the Design Disruption Group, has been awarded a prestigious Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Design Research Fellowship to explore better how design thinking and action can contribute to the design and

Design Disruption Cards

The Design Disruption Group is pleased to announce the creation of our very own pack of cards. We have created a pack of Design Disruption cards that are aimed at individuals and groups of individuals to help them disrupt their

Design Disruption Cards

The Design Disruption Group is pleased to announce the creation of our very own pack of cards. We have created a pack of Design Disruption cards that are aimed at individuals and groups of individuals to help them disrupt their

Trust in Design

Giovanni Innella and Paul Rodgers (two of the founding members of the Design Disruption Group) have been conducting a series of design workshops to inform the design and development of an intervention to support people with chronic medical conditions living

Trust in Design

Giovanni Innella and Paul Rodgers (two of the founding members of the Design Disruption Group) have been conducting a series of design workshops to inform the design and development of an intervention to support people with chronic medical conditions living