Archinect - News 2014-04-20T23:19:05-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/62849455/public-interest-design-100-honors-people-for-their-commitment-to-dignifying-design-for-all Public Interest Design 100 honors people for their commitment to dignifying design for all Keith Zawistowski 2012-12-06T13:07:00-05:00 >2012-12-10T18:51:00-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/re/rex6ixjr43ri6mck.jpg" width="514" height="460" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>There is a growing movement afoot in design. It has assumed many names over the years, all of which emphasize the public good and the engagement of too-often marginalized voices. Of late, we've seen life-saving products, more dignifying environments, and more efficient systems, all designed for the betterment of all.</p></em><br /><br /><p> The University of Minnesota College of Design,&nbsp; Tandus Flooring, and PublicInterestDesign.org introduced&nbsp; Public Interest Design 100.</p> <p> The list is, a comprehensive look at 100 individuals and teams working at the intersection of design and service.&nbsp;While there are many designers, there are a great many more people working in roles essential to movement-building--as educators, communicators, connectors, funders, and more.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8f/8fyzwenozcno74jx.jpg" title=""></p>