Process + Methods

Ridwan’s short notes mostly on design practices, annotations from recent readings and whatnots.

June 6, 2020

Rational-experimental problem solving begins with a presumption that the search for a solution starts by relying on existing data about the problem. Design thinking, in a slight divergence from the original model, suggests instead that the designer herself should generate information about the problem, by drawing on her experience of the people who will be affected by the design through the empathetic connection that she forges with them. This mode is called, in the can-do” imperative tense that design thinkers favor, empathize.””

Design Thinking Is Fundamentally Conservative and Preserves the Status Quo


via Instapaper