Writing for a grade 7 reading level doesn’t mean dumbing content down. It’s about making sure language is straightforward and communicates concepts as efficiently as possible.
This highly influential film in architecture and planning circles by William H. Whyte analyzes the success and failures of urban spaces. Observing the natural order of spaces and the way people move through them, Whyte provides an intuitive critique of urban spaces and ways these spaces can be improved.
In this episode, I meet with Benedict Campbell. He talks about the many changes of career in his life, how finding new challenges keeps him happy. He explained how his film about cyclocross, ‘For the Love of Mud’ came about and how he challenges himself every day in his craft. It is a really interesting and inspiring episode about a man with many, many talents.
During his near two-decade reign as design director at the Nelson Office, Irving Harper put his mark on Herman Miller, not only by creating the company’s now famous logo, but also by embodying an ethos of total design.
A complete Wikkelhouse starts from about $41,000 (excluding transportation and installation), giving new meaning to living in a cardboard box.
Most designers have a set of principles upon which they loosely base their work. Dieter Rams, famously, had 10. But how often do you satisfy all of these tenets of your practice at once? Once in a while, if you’re lucky.
So in 2015, Specialized launched the Specialized Foundation, a nonprofit that donates bikes, helmets, and service gear to middle schools for use in P.E. classes through a program called Riding For Focus.
Live from Johnny Brenda’s, DJ Jazzy Jeff along with Dayne Jordan give you “Doing It For Dilla” Listen,
If that surprises you, you’re a little naive,” he explained, laughing over the phone. “Try digging a hole three stories deep in San Francisco and filling it with concrete and see how much it costs you.”
The next time you’re cursing the price of a city parking meter, think instead about the high cost of free, off-street parking in terms of the urban environment.