The Design Journal volume 7, issue 2, P42-53 2004 DOI: 10.2752/146069204789354417 View full text
Jayne Wallace, Mike Press

Abstract: View related articles T his paper draws on practice-centred research combining craft practice and digital technology to illuminate the role of beauty in facilitating the engagement with digital complexity. In a climate where digital technology is increasingly prominent in our everyday lives, the role of beauty is seen frequently as an extravagance. As digital technologies extend their reach, the power we have to change and expand our potential for engagement with technology grows accordingly. To regard beauty…

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