Generative walkthroughs: to support creative redesign

@inproceedings{Lottridge2009GenerativeWT,
  title={Generative walkthroughs: to support creative redesign},
  author={Danielle M. Lottridge and Wendy E. Mackay},
  booktitle={Creativity & Cognition},
  year={2009}
}
Generative Walkthoughs support the redesign phase of an iterative design process, helping designers generate new design alternatives informed by social science principles. Designers first analyze their own scenarios or storyboards with respect to concrete examples drawn from five socio-technical principles: situated action, rhythms & routines, co-adaptive systems, peripheral awareness and distributed cognition. They then walk through the scenario and brainstorm new design alternatives that… CONTINUE READING