Reverting to traditional handicrafts is one way to sabotage the throwaway society. In this article, we discuss another possibility: the design of modular consumer products, whose parts and components could be re-used for the design of other products.
Ce projet, conduit par Enzo Mari, exposé pour la première fois en 1974, à la Galleria Milano, sous le titre Proposta per autoprogettazione, est un véritable manifeste visant à révolutionner le monde de la distribution.
The South African five-year old was born with Amniotic Band Syndrome, which causes amputation of digits before birth. But since November, Liam has been using a series of prosthetic hands designed by two men living on opposite sides of the planet, using open source software and 3D-printing technology