Depatriarchise Design is a collaborative platform and couldn’t exist without its contributors and supporters. This site is dedicated to all the people who have taken part in the ongoing discussion on the complicity of design in the reproduction of oppressive systems, focusing predominantly on patriarchy, using intersectional feminist and postcolonial analysis.


Benedetta Crippa is a graphic designer and communication consultant, MFA in Visual Communication from Konstfack University where she graduated with World of Desire, a handmade artist’s book celebrating plurality and visual democracy. Her current area of research concerns ways in which identity, emotion and compassion can expand contemporary design practices. She runs her own studio and research practice in Stockholm, Sweden.

Professor Griselda Flesler, head of Design and Gender Studies Department at FUDA, University of Buenos Aires in Argentina. Flesler is a designer, researcher, writer and educator.

Magdalena Goldin is an anthropologist, gender researcher, reproductive health counsellor and feminist activist, currently based in Lima (PE). Magdalena is a founder of Degenerar, a consultancy that conducts multidisciplinary research devoted to gender and women’s studies, with a strong focus on sexual and reproductive health. Magdalena is a frequent contributor to Tribuna Feminista, Proyecto Kahlo, Pikara Magazine and Mujeres Mundi.

Anja Neidhardt is a Berlin-based design curator and writer (MA) and an alumna of Design Academy Eindhoven. She collaborates regularly with form Design MagazineDAMN Magazine and Designabilities. Currently, she also teaches Design History / Design Theory at Academy of Visual Arts Frankfurt.