FULL ARTICLE: https://www.askthesherwins.com/advice SUMMERY: The Shewins reply to a letter asking for advice on improving poor performance reviews and understanding vague instruction from superiors, stating “be more strategic” about design. The Sherwins reply by...
Close your eyes and think of the Batman symbol for a second.
ARTICLE SUMMERY: Designers vs Corporation is an article about how to thrive in a corporate environment. Jose’ Torre’s recommendations are: 1. Learn about the business and how to make a real impact2. Under promise but over deliver, how to make working in...
ARTICLE SUMMERY: In this article “The Importance of Advertising in the Digital Age”, author Lexie Lu discusses just how important going digital can be for your company. She backs her article up with several points: Traditional Advertising Mediums Are on Borrowed...
In1455, the budding Italian urbanist and author Enea Silvio Bartolomeo Piccolomini was in Frankfurt viewing a first edition of the Gutenberg Bible.
I thought back to when I was in the Navy and graduated from an instamatic camera to my Pentax Spotmatic 35mm SLR and how I was going to take the kind of photos that National Geographic would die for.
But for one brief moment during the flight preparations that will take them far beyond the reaches of the earth’s atmosphere, NASA astronauts have to be brand designers, too.
Design Thinking is the least defined and most problematic to explain.
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Do you grit your teeth if someone says “font” when they really mean “typeface?”
Interface testing isn’t a new thing and constant exploration is targeted at improving user interaction.
Photo credit: Joe Fioramonti Sr I read with interest Robert Rittmuller’s article “Photography’s Future is Computational” and I’m not sure what to think. For a professional photographer he is right, it’s more than preserving memories, it’s creating something...
IN 1988, YI NIANHUA, A woman in her 80s, spent many evenings scribbling elegant characters at a table in her kitchen in a small rice-farming village in Shangjiangxu, China.
Prior to the Depression, owning fine art was beyond the reach of most Americans.
Now, nearly 60 years later, you’re as likely to spot Fjällräven’s iconic fox logo on a backpack in Brooklyn as you are on a trail in the Arctic Circle.
As more and more companies adopt a purpose-driven strategy, one of the key questions that needs to be addressed is how to measure the return on investment from a purpose-driven initiative.
Once upon a time, marketers would spend all of their time creating and sharing promotional campaigns only to wonder if they even worked.
Search Amazon for books on branding and you’ll get over 10,000 results.
Sato san’s works are an embodiment of the best qualities of design. They are honest, simple responses to a need and, at the same time, they are expressive and delightful.
A team of scientists from the University of California San Diego created a spy movie-esque contact lens that zooms in and out when you blink.
A public¹, permanent², append-only³ distributed⁴ ledger⁵.