Design is a fuzzy word. It has a different definition, depending on who you ask. Here are 3 anchors I hold to when I define design.
Design Week at Michigan House
Michigan House hosted a panel on the value of design during Design Week. I chimed in. :)
Design is about more than making things pretty. Learn more about the process and potential.
Design is More Than Methods
Can you boil design down to a sequence of methods? Sure, but is it good design?
The Difference Between Art and Design
Art and design are both creative endeavors, but they are fundamentally different. Know what makes them different and why.