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J.C. Jones quotes

  1. 1. J.C. Jones quotes Luca Galli March 2011
  2. 2. “Methodology should not be a fixed track to a fixed destination but a conversation about everything that could be made of happen” J.C. Jones, Design Methods, 1970-1992
  3. 3. “Old idea of design as the drawing of objects that are then to be built or manufactured” J.C. Jones, Designing Designing, 1991 Design as the drawing of objectsCredits: Thonet-modell No. 4. - Design created in the 1850s by Kozma János 2009 GNU 1.2 retrieved on Wikimedia Commons
  4. 4. Designing systems & environments“Designing as the process of devising not individual productsbut whole systems or environments such as airports,transportation, hypermarkets, educational curricula,broadcasting schedules, welfare schemes, banking systems,computer networks”J.C. Jones, Designing Designing, 1991
  5. 5. Design as participation “Design as participation, the involvement of the public in the decision-making process” J.C. Jones, Designing Designing, 1991Credits: Photo by yish (Yishay Mor) 2009 Creative Commons by-nc-sa 2.0 retrieved on Flickr
  6. 6. Design as creativity “Design as creativity, which is supposed to be potentially present in everyone” J.C. Jones, Designing Designing, 1991Credits: By Ronald Feldman Fine Arts (Ronald Feldman Fine Arts) [GFDL (<a href=""class="external free" rel="nofollow"></a>) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons
  7. 7. “Design as an educational discipline that unites arts and scienceand perhaps can go further than either”J.C. Jones, Designing Designing, 1991 Design as an educational discipline that unites arts & science
  8. 8. Design without a product“The idea of designing WITHOUT A PRODUCT,as a process or way of living in itself”J.C. Jones, Designing Designing, 1991