Ira Glass on Being Wrong and Manufacturing Inspiration – Lone Gunman

Ira Glass on Being Wrong and Manufacturing Inspiration – Lone Gunman

My freedom thus consists in my moving about within the narrow frame that I have assigned to myself for each one of my undertakings. I shall go even further: my freedom will be so much the greater and more meaningful the more narrowly I limit my field of action and the more I surround myself […]

My freedom thus consists in my moving about within the narrow frame that I have assigned to myself for each one of my undertakings. I shall go even further: my freedom will be so much the greater and more meaningful the more narrowly I limit my field of action and the more I surround myself […]

Designing Obama – Digital Edition

Designing Obama – Digital Edition via: Kottke.org

I wish I’d known that | David Airey, graphic designer

I wish I’d known that | David Airey, graphic designer What advice would you give a design graduate? Chris Arnold, founder of Creative Orchestra and former creative director at Saatchi & Saatchi, offers his pearls of wisdom. —— It’s tough. Very tough. And there is a truth in the fact that only the toughest survive. […]

Don’t become dependent on having other people pull it out of you while you’re in school. If you do, you’re hosed once you graduate. Frank Chimero

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Jim Coudal of Coudal Partners | Design Glut

Jim Coudal of Coudal Partners | Design Glut Jim Coudal is a truly inspiring character. His company decided to shift from the standard model of selling their creative services to clients, to a model of creating products which they own and have full control over. And they’ve been very successful at it. Coudal Partners is proof that […]

Bent by the Sun: Change Observer: Design Observer

Bent by the Sun: Change Observer: Design Observer An interesting meditation on patterns of pre-industrial production and sustainability in Japan. Here is a snippet: …The final conversation was about microclimates. Master Nishioka was describing to me how important it was to match a tree to its structural use in the building, based on where on […]