Caring with others - Cultivating and revaluing as forms of everyday designing

Melisa Duque, Laura Popplow

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In this paper we reflect on the notion of caring with in design research by discussing processes of cultivating and revaluing. Cultivating as a form of caring with other species. Revaluing as a form of caring with unwanted things. Both are addressed as everyday designing, ongoing liminal processes that have regenerative potential to revalue and care for/with dirty matters.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWHO CARES? 8th biannual Nordic Design Research Society (Nordes) conference
Place of PublicationEspoo, Finland
PublisherNordes (Nordic Design Research)
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 2019
EventNordic Design Research Conference 2019 - Aalto University, Aspoo, Finland
Duration: 2 Jun 20194 Jun 2019
Conference number: 8th


ConferenceNordic Design Research Conference 2019
Abbreviated titleNORDES 2019
OtherNORDES 2019 is the 8th biannual conference of the Nordic Design Research Society co-hosted by two Finnish institutions: Aalto University and University of Lapland

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