IHCD's Executive Director Valerie Fletcher recently wrote a blog post for the National Endowment for the Arts website:
"Design is not a fine art but a social art, always facing outward toward other people. The building, the playground, the toothbrush, the smart device, the shoe only become that imagined something better if people use it. It gives design its power as a 'consequential endeavor.'"
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