May 8 – 10, 2014 Aveiro, Portugal
Hosted by the University of Aveiro
The conference sought to bring designers, artists, musicians, theory-based researchers and educators together, in order to develop interdisciplinary discussions.
November 7 – 9, 2013 Dublin, Ireland
Hosted by the National College of Art and Design
We propose that in the deepest recession since the great depression of the 1930s we need to turn the modernist mantra ‘less is more’ on its head as the reduced budgets of governments, business and people demand ‘more for less’, and develop a ‘New Deal’ for design.