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Gretchen Ljena (1 Posts)

About: Gretchen Ljena (gretchenjeanniton.com) is a senior graphic design student at the University of South Florida. She works as a freelance designer and donates pro-bono work for non-profit organizations. On her spare time, she likes to improve her illustration and freehand drawing skills.
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Design Research, Experimentation, Collaboration and Creativity

During the 1980s, April Greinman was one of the first designers to use a Macintosh computer. She saw the computer as an ideal tool that would contribute to experimentation. Ironically today, it is a question whether the invention of the computer and design software has negatively impacted the creative and research process. In fact, various factors have immobilized the design…