The politics in design and the design of politics – Hundred years of design and democracy

The third seminar in the series Hundred years of design and democracy took place on Wednesday September 29th 2021. The centre piece was the political, in design, as well as how design is part of the political. What are the connections?

The panel featured Relative Creative founder and co-director Tristan Schultz as well as Emma Blomkamp, a facilitator committed to co-creating compassionate systems, Pelle Ehn, a professor emeritus with a long career within design as and in democratisation, Vanessa Rodrigues, who has a PhD in design, and moderator Dan Hill.