Designing for Diversity

Design UK Week's career and salary survey (2016) found that over half of the designers are men and nearly 90% are whiteInherent in their role, UX, or user experience designers are required to design the overall experience of a person using the product. But, how do we design for the full-spectrum of user experience, if the designers themselves do not present a variety of experience and perspectives?

Fabricio Teixeira and Caio Braga have created a series to consider the topic of Diversity and Design through the belief that diversity generates diversity. Touching on topics such as diversity in the design industry, inclusion, equality & equity and gender, this series explores design from within the industry in order to to explore the impact that designers have on people’s lives.

Go to the series, Design is diversity: it’s time to talk about our role as designers.