To conclude my Designer in Rescidence program we organized a workshop.
GREY POWER WORKSHOP: Creating a dialogue between different generations
Together with Irene Tzuhan we designed a program where younger and older people have the oppertunity to work together. The main goal is to let the participants experience how it is to collaborate with people from different ages and backgrounds. Sharing stories and understanding each other is the basis of generating good ideas about meaningful design. It was a very successful day where everyone worked hard and shared a lot of inspirational ideas and thoughts with each other.
I was truly amazed by the great team work in every group. Especially in the last part with “making your prototype” everyone was helping. Young, old, designers, volunteers… they all accomplished a colorful visualization of their ideas. Here are some examples: