Our power to change

Some may ask why designers should be concerned with change. Isn’t this the domain of elected officials and social groups? We propose that designers are so close to the issue that they are uniquely positioned to make a difference.

“Designers like to characterize themselves as problem-solvers. If this is true, then they should have little difficulty inserting themselves in the midst of this crucial emerging business dynamic.” Sustainability and Graphic Design, by Phil Hamlett. Photo: 10164246 Chris Sattleberger/courtesy of Getty Images

Design Can Change