Product Design offers a broad introduction to product design and the critical role of product designers. It follows through all the stages and activities involved in creating a new product – from concept design to manufacture, prototyping to marketing. It encourages the reader to challenge conventions and think about the subject in new and exciting ways.
The book also explores the diverse nature of product design, including new and emerging forms of practice. A rich overview of influential design movements and individuals are covered, together with interviews and examples from prominent product designers, and working practices and career guidance relevant to today.
The book is an essential guide for students or anyone interested in product design, full of visual examples and practical information.