Ex Formation by Kenya Hara
Prestel Ex Formation by Kenya Hara
For Kenya Hara, design begins with comprehension of the unknown. In contrast to "information," "exformation" describes how little we really know and thus becomes the starting point for any type of design.
Based on a range of projects the book describes what "exformation" can look like in design practice and how this concept alters our classic understanding of information design.
Following the path embarked on in Designing Design (2007) and its successor, White (2010), Ex-formation continues to explore the void, absence, and indeterminacy in contemporary design.
- Hardcover: 480 pages
- Publisher: Lars Muller (November 30, 2015)
- Language: English ISBN-10: 3037784660 ISBN-13: 978-3037784662
- Product Dimensions: 6.3 x 4.8 x 1.2 inches
- Weight: 1.6 pounds