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Advocating a Post-Consumer Society

by Heather Kallevig

Consumerism has been a major driver of our economy and thus our culture for decades. Our society has become so driven by wealth and materialism; the thought of a post-consumerist society seems nearly impossible. 228 more words


Life Is Better When You Step Off The Treadmill

Life Is Better When You Step Off The Treadmill

Warning: The title of this article might startle those of you who know me because I’m so health conscious. 815 more words

Eric Vance Walton

Designing in the post-consumer age

Christmas is coming, again.  Last year, Australians reportedly spent $A32B at an average of $A1,200 per person during the silly season.  Nearly twenty million of these gifts with a value of around $A1B were… 545 more words

Design Theory

Tiffany Gholar - Chicago, Illinois

Briefly describe the work that you do.

I have two primary bodies of work, Post-Consumerism, which consists of painted assemblages made with recycled materials, and The Doll Project, a conceptual photography series about how women are portrayed in the media and its effects on body image. 447 more words

What age do we live in?

True, most ages aren’t self aware. It’s the present view on history that defines them. However, we’ve been quite confused in the last few years. We call it change and can’t define it. 1,182 more words






Fred’s meteoric rise began in earnest one evening, when, watching television, he had an idea that would change everything for everyone. 1,763 more words

The People's Republic Of Absurdia