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Save you from a single story

Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice -- and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical...

Tarot, Symbols and Graphic Design: A Visual Art Exercise – Part I

Culture, Graphic Design
Warning: This post has no spiritual content! There ain't no such thing as time. Sooner or later you will learn this lesson. In June 2010, during a specialization in Design Management at UFSC, one of the most amazing and enigmatic (at that time at least) classes was the subject called Psychology and Applied Creativity, whose teacher was Francisco Fialho, a lovely guy in such a Latino*...
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The value of design for growing businesses

The British organization Design Council has been working with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to investigate how, why and when design has helped businesses to grow. As great design thinkers they came up with this video, showing some precious data about the impact of design for growing business. The data is related to the British market but we can clearly compare — even as experienced...