- 448 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Ericson, Magnus.
- Corporate Author
- International Artists Studio Programme in Sweden.
- Contents: Foreword -- Practise & Europa -- Experimental Jetset & Nille Svensson -- Åbäke & HC Ericson -- Will Holder & Samuel Nyholm -- On design and research / Metahaven -- On self-initiated projects as an alternativ platform / Dexter Sinister -- On the institution as a site for artistic collaboration and production / Emily Pethick -- Forms of agency / Zak Kyes & Mark Owens -- Flashbacks of inquiry / Nick Currie -- Critical of what? / Ramia Mazé -- About The reader / Editors' notes -- Biographies -- Colophon.Summary: "The Iaspis forum on design and critical practice has comprised an exhibition, an international seminar and now a publication on investigative, speculative and critically oriented design. The reader is based on four conversations between graphic designers about various aspects of design relating to their practices. It also contains a number of interviews and other texts linked to these conversations, and a broader discussion about design and transboundary practice."--Book jacket.Swedish and English text on facing pages.Title from book jacket.