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Slow design

Slow Design is a branch of the Slow Movement, which began with the concept of Slow Food, a term coined in contrast to fast food. As with every branch… Expand
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2018
2018
FCT; FEDER funds through the Competitivity Factors Operational Programme - COMPETE and by national funds through FCT… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
The past decade has witnessed tremendous advances in the design and implementation of synthetic gene circuits that program living… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
In this paper we report on an exploration of how to apply the theory of Slow Design to mass produced products to establish more… Expand
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2013
2013
IN-QUIETUDES. NOMADISMOS CONTEMPORANEOS. De la practica vivencial y la subjetividad critica a la experiencia estetica. IN… Expand
2012
2012
Design-build projects are studio exercises for students of architecture which are actually constructed by the design team. They… Expand
2011
2011
I am interested in the designer as collector. A hoarder of artifacts and information from the past, which teaches us history, to… Expand
2010
2010
Introduction Recent advances in networking and communication technology have enmeshed us in a richly mediated and informative… Expand
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2009
2009
................................................................................................................................................................. 3 Introduction ............................................................................................................................................................ 4 Chapter 1 Contextual and theoretical framework ........................................................................................................ 7 1.1 Fast fashion ................................................................................................................................................... 7 1.2 Second-hand ................................................................................................................................................... 8 1.3 User participation .......................................................................................................................................... 10 1.4 Sustainable design ......................................................................................................................................... 11 Chapter 2 Research methods . ................................................................................................................................ 12 2.1 Heuristics ..................................................................................................................................................... 12 2.2 Research Diaries ............................................................................................................................................ 16 Chapter 3 The Practice ........................................................................................................................................... 17 3.1 Experimentation with materials ....................................................................................................................... 17 3.2 Rags to riches ............................................................................................................................................... 20 3.3 Denim experiments ........................................................................................................................................ 24 3.4 Garment as narrative ..................................................................................................................................... 26 3.5 Applied decoration ......................................................................................................................................... 28 3.6 Developing garments for the kits ..................................................................................................................... 30 3.7 Developing the kits: ....................................................................................................................................... 32 Chapter 4 User Participation .................................................................................................................................... 37 4.1 Ethics approval .............................................................................................................................................. 37 4.2 Participants’ garments .................................................................................................................................... 38 4.3 Participant feedback ....................................................................................................................................... 44 4.4 Validating my analysis of the particpant feedback .............................................................................................. 46 Chapter 5 Later Practice .......................................................................................................................................... 47 5.1 Later Practice: exploring design options ............................................................................................................ 47 5.2 Final Phase: developing the concept ................................................................................................................. 51 Conclusion ............................................................................................................................................................ 55 References ............................................................................................................................................................ 59 Table of Images ..................................................................................................................................................... 62 Appendices............................................................................................................................................................ 67 Kit Instructions ................................................................................................................................................... 67 Research forms ................................................................................................................................................... 98 
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2006
2006
A new concept for housing foresight is introduced as a hypothesis in analogy to slow food, and as a contrast to hectic urban life… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Measurements of the free-space radiation characteristics of small antennas, such as in mobile communications handsets, typically… Expand
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