from creative folks.
When any image is possible, no image is all that impressive anymore.
Contemporary digital culture has co-opted the language of revolution and magic without the muscle, ethics, conviction, or imagination of either.
We often mischaracterize design as a practice of problem-solving, as if the problems go away. But closure, at least in my experience, is so rare in design. The loops stay open, because most problems are chronic.
Our idealism has gotten so desperate that we equally applaude efforts to combat malaria in Africa with a 1500$ smart oven that preview to you a dinner to save you a little extra time to cross fit or maybe Netflix and shop.
Type works like background music in the supermarket- you are not aware of it and that's why it works.
Time is not your obstacle — you are.
People come into this world naked and I consider naked bodies to be people's original, authentic look.
Talent is only part of the equation.
The rest is network.
Cloned babies, rainbow tulips, transgenic mice afflicted with chronic cancer to serve medical science: are they natural or cultural?
Koert van Mensvoort
The future arrives in mysterious and abrupt ways, and in the present, is often a messy and rambunctious guest.
When everything is determined by the number of clicks, you are by definition undermining the seriousness of artistic endeavor.
Good designers need to alternate between being very naive and totally confident.