• Creative Endeavors

    Evolution of sustainability:

    Text: R. Collins a look at the development of an international competition focused on sustainable design. Within today’s complex economies lies an inner-voice belonging to sustainability as it tries to make itself heard. The A to B mindset that governs much of our business and systems-thinking also plays a significant role in the direction of our economies, which often lead products through the same cycle: raw materials compose a product, then the product is recycled, and the waste is disposed. For four years, the Wege Center for Sustainable Design at The Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University in Grand Rapids, organizes an annual student design competition…