Urban Hacking: Street Libraries

MEG MUNDELL

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Monday 8:30 am 11:30 am (ONLINE)

How can we engage with local places and communities to design urban hacking projects? How can use urban hacking to promote reading, creative writing, storytelling and other creative practices around the idea of a ‘street library’? In recent years street libraries – also known as little libraries, or

Design Aesthetics: the visual language of designed meanings

EMMA LUKE

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Monday 11:30 am – 2:30 pm (ONLINE)

Symmetry, proportion, scale, weight, texture, olfactory sensation. What makes the aesthetic coding of a product or experience at times so powerful in eliciting an emotional response from us? Beauty, the sublime, manufactured desire, aspirational consumerism, planned obsolescence…. Some of these concepts are as old as time whilst others