1 Article by: Luisa Lorenza Corna

Luisa Lorenza Corna is an art and design historian who teaches at Middlesex University.

Enzo Mari (1932–2020)

Italian designer Enzo Mari insisted that design wasn’t a game or a hobby, but a battle over the production process itself. His “design-it-yourself” encouraged workers to reclaim their ability to think for themselves — and not just execute other people’s plans.