Art & Design Careers 

Career opportunities in Design

Former Chairman of the Design Council, Sir George Cox in the Cox Review defines design as: ‘Design is what links creativity and innovation. It shapes ideas to become practical and attractive propositions for users or customers. Design may be described as creativity deployed to a specific end.’ Most of the results of design are visible, and that lends itself to another simple definition: ‘Design is all around you, everything man-made has been designed, whether consciously or not’. Design is fundamental. People often need reminding that everything around us is designed and…

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Art & Design Careers Creative 

Creative careers

If you are reading this page, I am assuming you see yourself as a creative thinker. So, what is a creative thinker? Creative thinkers are intensely curious.  They are always asking questions.  They ask questions like “Why?”. Then they ask, “Why not?”  “Why can’t we do it?”  “Even if it hasn’t been done before, can it be done now?” Here is video which deleves further in to creative thinking. Creativity isn’t just in the areas of art, design, performance and writing. Although admittedly, the great majority of creative thinkers will be connected…

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