Ethics and social responsibility

221 Benetton Campaign, powerful message of inclusion and valorisation  of different identities and backgrounds.
(Source: adarchives. Image by  Oliviero Toscani)

Few weeks ago I went to an inspiring lecture on Ethics in Art and Design by Dr Graham McLaren. I was particularly interested in his reflection on the impactful role of visual artifacts in our globalised world. Continue reading “Ethics and social responsibility”


Back to the 20th Century

2014-06-02-metrostation-001(Source: parisdailyphoto. Image by Eric Tenin)

Graphic design is a genre of language with a communicative purpose. It may include typography, images, illustration and other graphic forms. Although it has its own and unique function, its relation with other disciplines cannot be denied. Continue reading “Back to the 20th Century”