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THE McCOYS

Katherine McCoy

Essays:
Digital Communications Design in the Second Computer Revolution
American Graphic Design Expression
Rethinking Modernism, Revising Functionalism
Typography as Discourse
Graphic Design in a Multicultural World
Education in an Adolescent Profession
Education and Professionalism or What's Wrong With Graphic Design Education?

Michael McCoy

Essays:
Design: Interpreter of the Millennium
Mutating Products and Other Speculations
Body Parts (or Modern Mutation)
Eternally Yours

Cranbrook Design

Essays:
Roy Slade: Tradition and Vision
Niels Diffrient: Grounds For Discovery
Katherine and Michael McCoy: The New Discourse
Hugh Aldersey-Williams: The Mannerists of Microelectronics

 

DESIGN CONVERSATION
High Ground Design Conversation 2000

Essays:
Michael McCoy: The Design of Rich Experience Versus the Mall-izing of Experience
Katherine McCoy: Character and Behavior

Peter Stathis: Metaconsumption: Is Durability Overrated?

High Ground Design Conversation '99

Essays:
Andrew Blauvelt: It’s a themed world after all...
Jamer Hunt: A Few Thoughts

Katherine McCoy: Information/Persuasion

Michael McCoy: From Static Plastic to Dynamic Fluid

Peter Seidler: A Few Thoughts

Bruce Sterling: Viridian Design

Susan Yelavich: Beauty's Back in Town or Design gets a Hickey

High Ground Design Conversation '98

Essays:
Jamer Hunt: A Few Thoughts
Susan Yelavich: Centrifugal and Centripetal Forces at Work in the Design Field

High Ground Design Conversation '97

Essays:
Mike McCoy: Random or Sketchy?
John Kaliski: From the Outside into the Inside Out
Louise Sandhaus: A Few Thoughts
Katherine McCoy: Design, Culture and Technology

 

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Results of Past Workshops

Educational Goals

 

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