Transdisciplinary Design

Seminar

(MIS) CONCEPTIONS INHERITED FROM COLONIZATION

While colonizing countries often bring the conversation of colonization and de-colonization, its implications and effects; in general or of specific areas such as education, academy,…

Human centered design or economic system centered design?

Artwork by Ellsworth Kelly, 1953 How in many cases human centered design is helping somehow to maintain or reinforce some values of the economic system…

Implications behind behavioral design – Part 2: Applications in machine learning

My first introduction to machine learning (ML) was during a cognitive neuroscience class lecture, in my undergraduate studies, on the design of psychology and decision-making…

Can laws accelerate innovation in the system?

Innovation is indispensable in solving social problems. “Thinking in System”, written by Donella H. Meadows[1], introduces the concept of “self-organization” as a power to create…

Accessibility, Scale and Perspective

Martin Reisch, UNDER 30. Unsplash, 2017. SCALE Charles and Ray Eames are famous for their moulded plywood furniture and plastic chairs, furthermore they shaped the…

3 unknown things

I slept a lot these days, after this long semester finally ended. Overwhelmed by information, culture shock, emotional moments and many unexpected frustrations, I felt…

Art and Design

“Estudié diseño gráfico y sociología” I have to say to people in Chile.  In reality, I studied Imaging and Digital Media with a concentration in…

Design in Artisan Sector

   Photo by Christopher Burns on Unsplash   Throughout the semester I have been reflecting on the work I have done before I came to…