Designing a Better Future – Thomas Costello

Jul 28, 2016, 08:07 AM

Think about all the things in your life. All the tangible ‘stuff’ that we interact with every day. Someone had to design it before we bought it, and for a long time, the emphasis has been on disposable goods and designed obsolescence. In this episode, I speak with award-winning industrial design student Thomas Costello, and he provides an insight into the future of design:

What happens when you put young designers in a room together (hint: it involves a beer can for use in space)

The superb design that won Thomas a sustainability award

What the role of the consumer is in encouraging designers to create better, more sustainable products.

Here is Thomas’s online portfolio:

Find out more about Auxiliary Design School here:

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