Master´s Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Josefin Jönsson


Preben Morgensen coined prototyping as an approach were the designer acts as a provocateur. By identifying the issues on site and questioning the aspects of every day respectfully, the mock-ups create a better understanding of the underlying socio-cultural issues by calling forth what is usually taken for granted. By presenting the underlying issues, the designer becomes a proactive participant in communicating with the target groups, which allows them to further comprehend their place within society.