Questioning the “Critical” in Speculative and Critical Design

Pedro was part of the Open Critical Design Session organized by Ramon Sangüesa, that counted on the participation of Luiza Prado, Lisa Ma and Laura Forlano.

More information on the session and its outcomes can be found on their blog post: Dystopian Presents and Dysmal Futures.

Pedro Oliveira is a brazilian design researcher in sound studies, currently a PhD Candidate at the UdK Berlin, funded by the Brazilian Council for Research and Development (CNPq). He is deeply interested in how listening devices and practices configure structures of power in society, dealing with aspects such as cultural appropriation and sonic violence under the perspective of speculative and critical design.     @pedroliveira_