This post is part of a larger project on Designing Opportunity. Check out my earlier blog post for an overview of the topic.
In taking a break from traditional work to travel, I am exploring the topic of inequality through the lens of design. My journey is an attempt to understand if and how design (visual, experience, urban planning, architecture, etc) as a discipline can/should play a role in improving the socioeconomic and racial issues we are experiencing locally and globally.
While being a nomad is not exactly conducive to scheduling interviews, my goal is to find at least three individuals who are involved in organizations that attempt to provide equal opportunity to all via design.
If the topic is of any interest to you here are a number of articles and resources that have helped to guide my journey and shape my perspective thus far: Continue reading