SEARCHING FOR INSPIRATION DURING IDEA GENERATION: PICTURES OR WORDS?
DS 70: Proceedings of DESIGN 2012, the 12th International Design Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Editor: Marjanovic Dorian, Storga Mario, Pavkovic Neven, Bojcetic Nenad
Author: Cardoso, C.; Gonçalves, M.; Badke-Schaub, P.
Section: Human behaviour and design
In design, looking for inspiration is a frequent activity, designers being quite sensitive to various types of external stimuli, especially visual representations in their surroundings. In this paper we argue that despite the attractiveness, memorability
Keywords: inspiration, idea generation, pictorial and written stimuli