Design should do the same thing in everyday life that art does when encountered

“Design should do the same thing in everyday life that art does when encountered: amaze us, scare us or delight us, but certainly open us to new worlds within our daily existence.” - Aaron Betsky

“Design should do the same thing in everyday life that art does when encountered: amaze us, scare us or delight us, but certainly open us to new worlds within our daily existence.” – Aaron Betsky

This quote by Aaron Betsky, director of the Cincinnati Art Museum, was quoted in the Gain: AIGA Journal of Design for the Network Economy article “Good Design in the Digital Age”

Catriona Cornett

I am a User Experience Designer with a passion for making people’s lives better through design. I have helped over a dozen organizations obtain a competitive advantage by delivering great user experiences across desktop, mobile, tablet and other channels.

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  • http://www.pierrefoucart.com Pierre Foucart

    Would be correct if “objects” were meant to be art… they are not. They are meant to be functional, to secure you, to guide you. In order to make you buy them or buy more of smthg else.

  • Jj111jj221

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2 Responses to Design should do the same thing in everyday life that art does when encountered

  1. Would be correct if “objects” were meant to be art… they are not. They are meant to be functional, to secure you, to guide you. In order to make you buy them or buy more of smthg else.

  2. Jj111jj221 says:

    this is not wht i want research the right thing !!