COFA Talks Online
Design Week - Dr Kevin Murray: The Ethical Turn in Design
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The ethical turn in design has changed perceptions of art and the role of design in society and challenged artists to put aside their personal goals in favour of a global one. Dr. Kevin Murray discusses the impact of the ethical turn in design for artists and designers around the world. Dr. Kevin Murray is an independent writer and curator living in Melbourne, Australia. He is Adjunct Professor at RMIT University and coordinator of the Ethical Design Laboratory, which hosts Sangam - the Australia India Design Platform. He graduated with a PhD in Psychology and has been writing articles and curating exhibitions for the last twenty years.
This interview was shot on Tuesday 9th August, 2011 as part of COFA's free Design Week festival.