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thesis research
how can visualization as a design method create an authentic experience? what constitutes authentic experience, relative to design? What is authentic to an individual, is it found directly from the source, so that the artifact is not complete without the user creating his/her experience within context? I chose to move forward with the belief that the experience of authenticity can be had through the act of performing/making/doing so the designer’s role is merely as a facilitator of an individual’s authentic experience.

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