Part of my education as a graphic designer was learning about the field’s history. Before, I thought history classes were stuffy and dull. Not this class. I was floored by the bold approaches and radical… The post Visionaries That Shaped Modern Graphic Design: John Maeda appeared first on Speckyboy Design Magazine.
Retune is an annual conference in Berlin bringing together artists, designers, technologists as well as researchers and scientists to inspire interdisciplinary thinking and making.
the aluminum tool is worn on the legs and features lightweight portable dampers that hold the users’ bodyweight and directs it towards the heel of the shoe.The post wearable noonee chairless chair improves workers’ productivity appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Photo by Luc Forsyth for IndustriAll Global Union Cambodia’s garment workers are working themselves to death—literally, according to IndustriAll Global Union, a labor-rights group that supports 50 million workers in 140 countries in the mining, energy, and manufacturing sectors. Unrelenting hours, close quarters, and chronic malnutrition as a result of “poverty pay,” have contributed to […]
An upcoming show at the Kemper Art Museum highlights the youthful, often handmade work of the world’s most famous architects.
El diseño del siglo XX está en deuda con la creatividad de las mujeres, musas de la modernidad y impulsoras de nuevas formas de vida. Designing Modern Women 1890-1990 celebra la diversidad y la vitalidad de varias creadoras; desde las vibrantes performances de Loïe Fuller a los gráficos generados por ordenador de April Greiman. En […]
Warning: This post contains tons of links to amazing Scandinavian companies and oodles of photos showing what’s currently on-trend coming out of Scandinavia. If, and only if, you are okay for a little endless scrolling and tons of inspiration then let us begin. First, my friend Tinna drove up to Copenhagen to visit DesignTrade, a […]
Wearable Tech was once considered something of science fiction. Not anymore. Today is a palpable and thriving reality. Fashion and technology are more and more connected and interested in providing innovative solutions to consumers. The recent hires of Apple confirm this trend: over the past few months the company has added to its team executives […]
The nonstop talk about wearables, specifically devices that will be worn on the wrist, is reaching a fever peak. The expectations for Apple to release some sort of iWatch is only fueling the fire, though a recent article in Technology Review highlights that the wrist isn’t the best place for measuring your vitals. It’s your […]