PROGETTO GRAFICO n°

PROGETTO GRAFICO n°35

March / 2019


SACRED

This issue will approach the topic of sacred with an open and enquiring mind. If it is true that design has its gurus and sacred moments, we are interested in observing what is valid even of the venerable masters, not entirely rejecting the past because it is sanctified, and enquiring whether the topic of sacredness is linked necessarily to the creation of dogmas. A desecrating interpretation at all costs can equally be seen as a dogma.
The sacred remains interesting even outside the secularization of the gaze: what is sacredness in design and in our lives today? Are there any designers who have brought new meaning to the idea of sacredness?


HOW TO CONTRIBUTE

Within the time frames stated above send a brief abstract of maximum 400 words to: redazione_progettografico@aiap.it
Indicate title and subtitle, name of the author or authors, any affiliations, five key words defining the scope of interest and a brief indication of how the contribution is relevant to the topic.
You can submit already completed articles; proposals for pieces still to be written; thesis synopses of particular critical or innovative value.
With rare exceptions, the magazine does not deal with news, exhibitions or events.
Full articles must have a maximum of 18000 characters including spaces. If your work is selected for publication in Progetto grafico you will be required to apply the magazine’s guidelines. You will receive these subsequently. You are required also to send your images (or at least some examples) in low resolution; the author must specify whether they own the rights to the images or not.
All decisions regarding proposed submissions will be taken by the directors and editors, or by the editors of the specific issue in question.

PROGETTO GRAFICO n°

PROGETTO GRAFICO n°35

March / 2019


SACRED

This issue will approach the topic of sacred with an open and enquiring mind. If it is true that design has its gurus and sacred moments, we are interested in observing what is valid even of the venerable masters, not entirely rejecting the past because it is sanctified, and enquiring whether the topic of sacredness is linked necessarily to the creation of dogmas. A desecrating interpretation at all costs can equally be seen as a dogma.
The sacred remains interesting even outside the secularization of the gaze: what is sacredness in design and in our lives today? Are there any designers who have brought new meaning to the idea of sacredness?


HOW TO CONTRIBUTE

Within the time frames stated above send a brief abstract of maximum 400 words to: redazione_progettografico@aiap.it
Indicate title and subtitle, name of the author or authors, any affiliations, five key words defining the scope of interest and a brief indication of how the contribution is relevant to the topic.
You can submit already completed articles; proposals for pieces still to be written; thesis synopses of particular critical or innovative value.
With rare exceptions, the magazine does not deal with news, exhibitions or events.
Full articles must have a maximum of 18000 characters including spaces. If your work is selected for publication in Progetto grafico you will be required to apply the magazine’s guidelines. You will receive these subsequently. You are required also to send your images (or at least some examples) in low resolution; the author must specify whether they own the rights to the images or not.
All decisions regarding proposed submissions will be taken by the directors and editors, or by the editors of the specific issue in question.