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Advice on design.

The publication ‘Dear Design Student’ is an excellent collection of various articles by industry professionals, written for design students in answer to their questions. I’d highly recommend that you check out these articles. Excellent reading and plenty of food for thought.

One article in particular I’d like you to read and think about is Mike Monteiro’s “A Designer’s Code of Ethics”. Let's discuss the topics for the start of our design sessions.

A broken gun is better designed than a working gun.

Mike Monteiro, A Designer’s Code of Ethics
sculpture of knotted gun
[Non-Violence, Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd, 1985]