PHILOSOPHY

Design should demand both strong and good intention. Creating something without any kind of intention produces fundamentally soulless objects, creating something with bad intentions produces fundamentally  harmful ones. As such a majority of any man made object you could point to in your home falls into both of these two categories, as its purpose was a profit the creator will never see, and thus was created without truly having a connection to the reason for its creation. 

In this modern world we risk replacing our entire environment and buildings and perhaps even art with such objects. Subconsciously we risk internalizing our environment and feeling we too are without intention or purpose. 

As such all designers have a moral responsibility to consider far more than the utility of what they are creating, but it's moral implications, and even it's context. A chair should not just be designed to sit in but it should be designed keeping in mind its context in part of greater rituals such as dinners, family discussions, or cyclically a place of work perhaps for another designer. When one considers these factors in the creation of even the most seemingly insignificant object, we help give these rituals, and the world, back its magic and wonder. 
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