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)
This week felt a bit like a curling match: hastily tidying up a clean trajectory in advance of a moving object. It involved some conversations...
Things reached a state of near-froth on Friday as everyone was zipping around taking care of last minute items for next week's three concurrent...
The air is increasingly crisp as autumn falls upon Helsinki. And yet summer is not giving up without a fight. This week we enjoyed one of the warmest...
How to: brief a photographer
Talking to students recently I was asked "what do you really do?" A lot of the work is setting conditions and context so that people can do their...
Day Two Ramping Up