It is increasingly cheap and easy to create compelling and seductive images of concept designs, which sell solutions and presume problems. We consider a range of strategies, which explicitly reject the search for “solutions”. These include design fiction and critical design but also less well-known techniques, which aim for unuseless, questionable and silly designs.
Anti-Solutionist Strategies: Seriously Silly Design Fiction
M Blythe, K Andersen, R Clarke, P Wright (2016)