Tful stuff that they published in other formats Anyone interested in critical and speculative design should read this book Dunne and Raby present their thoughts and arguments clearly with plenty of design work examples shown throughout to inspire and allow for a large spectrum of what critical and speculative design can be This book really helped to shape my design practice An amazing book that encapsulates ideas about critical and speculative design The books packs lots of organized works in between two wider chapters The content may seem like a survey paper but that is the fun part Some parts are a bit too abstract need explanation and I uess it may be due to the subject of the book The book strongly challenges the current design practice that is using design to create demand for unreasonable The New Song: For the Sunday School, Societies of Christian Endeavor, and Other Religious Exercises (Classic Reprint) goods The book tries to widen this perceived scope of design to make it seem like a super power Withreat "POWER COMES GREAT RESPONSIBILITY SPECULATIVE EVERYTHING INVITES DESIGNERS TO "comes reat responsibility Speculative Everything invites designers to beyond the limited to surpass the borders created by years of commercialization to stop hoping and start Dreaming A mental crusade to focus on philosophical cultural political and anthropological impact of design A beautiful and simple introduction into the Speculative Design philosoph. Futurology political theory the philosophy of technology and literary fiction They show us for example ideas for a solar kitchen restaurant; a flypaper robotic clock; a menstruation machine; a cloud seeding truck; a phantom limb sensation recorder; and devices for food foraging that use the tools of synthetic biology Dunne and Raby contend that if we speculate about everything reality will become malleable The ideas freed by speculative design increase the odds of achieving desirable futures. Rse that will enhance your knowledge and vision both This book is damn awesome Truly a catalyst for social dreamingIt is always exciting to find new methods to study things ways to break the establishment to truly innovate This is a fantastic manual on speculative design A uick read bearing an informed open minded and humble voice along its way It is also uite a fun book with very curious examples most of which I have to admit TO HAVING NEVER SEEN BEFORE A GOOD BOOK TO having never seen before A ood book to your horizons which I recommend to anyone interested in design or any kind of research There is surprisingly small number of books about design fiction or speculative design I think we definitely need because such books saving design professionals from common cliches in consumer and profit driven world of modern and innovative design Inspirational collection of proposals and serious review of the purpose limitations provocations about the possibilities of speculation through "DESIGN THIS IS THE BEST INTRODUCTION MANUAL TO THIS "This is the best introduction manual to this field that inspires me to think and critically about the world around me and best of all serves as a fantastic resource to spring board into the pool of knowledge that is speculative design Great ideas disappointing book Too much of a surveycatalogue too little insigh. Olating; these kinds of predictions have been proven wrong again and again Instead Dunne and Raby pose what if uestions that are intended to open debate and discussion about the kind of future people want and do not want Speculative Everything offers a tour through an emerging cultural landscape of design ideas ideals and approaches Dunne and Raby cite examples from their own design and teaching and from other projects from fine art design architecture cinema and photography They also draw on.
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#other works and books that are worth exploring #works and books that are worth exploring Everything offers a rather well developed argument for the beginning of a conceptual design practice concerning itself with speculation imagination world building fantasies utopians dystopians stories fictional objects political ideologies etcThere is a lot to unpack and perhaps this is also where the book falters While it offers a sympathetic argument we can use design to speculate to offer new ideas of what the future can look like whether improbable or probable wanted or not wanted to make us think reflect and ultimately make decisions for the future based on a Arabian Challenge greater capacity to understand where we come from and what we take forranted But anyway while it offers a sympathetic argument it spends most of the time unp This books helps you to imagine design in many unconventional ways helps you to create distinctive views on design and urge designers to think about possible plausible preferable and probable futures while designing Design is ood at sketching possibilities and designers should think about it now than ever before The examples in the book are certainly dive. How to use design as a tool to create not only things but ideas to speculate about possible futuresToday designers often focus on making technology easy to use sexy and consumable In Speculative Everything Anthony Dunne and "Fiona Raby propose a kind of design that is used as a tool to create not only things "Raby propose a kind of design that is used as a tool to create not only things ideas For them design is a means of speculating about how things could be to imagine possible futures This is not the usual sort of predicting or forecasting spotting trends and extrap. .