Why design? Design is much more than a pleasant look. The product has to be functional and easy to use. The product has to be affordable. Design started as an own field during the 1900-century. WHY? Germany and USA were on the front line, Germany were focused on functionality and USA on advertising.
ImportantFactors for Industrial Design Good technical functionality Attractive Ergonomic Ecology Economy Understandable Fashion Design adapts the technology to the individual
Modern Design – Whydowechoose… http://www.nationalmuseum.se/sv/Besoka-museet/Utstallningar1/Permanenta/Den-moderna-formen-19002000/ and click on each decennium to study in detail what has happened in Sweden the last 100 years. Who is the customer? Quality and Price Fjällräven in the 70’s and today LG vs. Bang&Olofson Svenskt tenn http://www.svenskttenn.se/
New Chairs and Tables to the school IEST is ordering new chairs and tables for the students and they are to be used for many years Think practical, long-lasting, confortable and ergonomic Create a model of a chair and a table. The table is to have three different geometric forms and you have to be able to rearrange the room quickly. Name the chair and the tables and hand in to teacher.