St John’s Market in Liverpool represents a summary of recent episodes in architectural history, and -in demonstrating many of the associated theories of sociologist Prof Zygmunt Bauman– also offers us a critical insight into the current state of modern society, and important lessons for the future of humanity & design. As with many UK cities,… Read More Shopping & Sociology
We’re interested in the concept of ‘consistency’ with regard to current design thinking. The following images are from a 1930’s cruise liner, and they help to raise some interesing questions on the subject. Is the cruise liner carrying any ‘styles’ or ‘fashions’ from the era? Or is it’s form a consistent following of the machine’s… Read More Consistency in Design
What is consistency in design?