They work with research, they analyze and watch, they test and iterate, they tell stories. They’re not coloring things in. The graphic in graphic designer is not limited or to be taken literally. Mark Boulton “Visual Design is not a Thing” The Manual. Issue II.
but it ultimately cheapens the most important dimension of their work: the human dimension, including things like judgment, taste, and creativity." Ben Mcallister “The 'Science' of Good Design: A Dangerous Idea.” 14 May 2011 http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2011/05/the-science-of-good-design-a-dangerous-idea/238750/