This is an introductory video to the Personal Views Conference Series Six (2013). A unique series of conferences that brings together since 2003 an unparalleled group of designers, writers and educators from world of graphic design.
Coordinated by Andrew Howard, and taking place at the ESAD – Matosinhos School of Art and Design (Porto), the series aims to examine contemporary definitions of graphic design by asking design professionals to talk about the values and objectives that have value for them. It is an attempt to explore where the boundaries of contemporary practice lieIt is an attempt to explore where the boundaries of contemporary practice lie, to discuss what we might expect of ourselves, and to examine what social and cultural objectives we seek fulfill.
Series Six asked speakers to trace their personal design journeys and to project their future trajectories.