The Designmatters educational platform at ArtCenter College of Design joins collaboration with experimentation, experience with reflection, problem-solving with problem-discovery, and purpose with action.
Through research, advocacy and action, Designmatters engages, empowers and leads an ongoing exploration of art and design as a positive force in society.
An outcome of the 2011 Uncool Initiative.Read More
"The practical foundation that underlies this program is that even the most amazing design solutions need to be supported by a strong business model in order to be implemented and sustainable."Adlai Wertman, Professor, Marshall School of Business, USC
Fall 2014 - Host Department: Product DesignRead More
Summer 2009 - Host Department: AdvertisingRead More
A flexible course of study in design for social impact for ArtCenter undergraduate students.Read More
Top ArtCenter students are embedded in host organizations for one full 14-week academic term to work on high-level projects.Read More