What is HDL?
Helsinki Design Lab uses strategic design to uncover the "architecture" of large-scale challenges and develop more holistic, complete solutions for improvement. We strive to advance knowledge, capability, and achievement in this discipline, regardless of geography or nationality. HDL most recently operated 2009-2013 and is now closed.
Memory lane (5 random posts)
The visual language of HDL
In the design world there's an obsession with "representation," or the act of representing ideas and concepts in media (be it a poster, a book, or a...
One year of HDL development! That went fast: two world tours, countless visits to friends on 5 continents, 3 studio briefings and some heavy...
Thoughts from Connection
If you look closely, you’ll see many of the rooftops of Bucharests’ Lipscani quarter glimmer in the sun, reflecting newly applied copper...
Three polite words that begin with F: frozen (temperatures), and freedom (from fossil fuels), and food. Let's see how these unpack. Now that winter...
Literally running around town