Where Are the Design Critics?
There is no reason why design criticism shouldn’t take an oppositional view of design's instrumental uses and its social role, but few design writers seem motivated to produce this kind of criticism.
The Guardian’s New European Look
The Guardian, front page, 17 September 2005. Creative director: Mark Porter
There was an immediate flood of opinion when The Guardian
's widely anticipated redesign appeared last Monday — much of it in the Editors' Blog
on the paper's website. But it seemed best to consider at least a week's worth of papers before commenting. Even now, any assessment can only be provisional