Ashley John Pigford

Ashley John Pigford is Associate Professor at the University of Delaware. His background is in graphic design and semiotics (MFA RISD 2006), and for the last decade his practice-based, creative research has focused on relationships between people and technology through tangible interaction design. His work involves the creation of electro-mechanical solutions and experiences ranging from assistive devices for people with specific disabilities to more experimental objects, installations and collaborations. He operates his studio, Design is good for you, as a philanthropic creative research laboratory and lectures widely about his pedagogy and other creative pursuits.