Cliff Roberts (1929-1999) was a cartoonist and animator. His cartoons appeared in magazines such as The New Yorker and Playboy. He worked as an animator on Sesame Street, and wrote and drew the short-lived Sesame Street newspaper comic stripdesign : graphic :
Geometric patterns when used correctly can be highly flexible, visually effective and in some cases, very functional. You can use them to bring vibrancy and life to your designs or a softer elegance and style to them.design : graphic :
There was a time when every car’s glove compartment was crammed with tattered fold-out road maps, trim rectangles that became table-size monsters that challenged you to refold them neatly.architecture : design : Urban :
In this episode Charles Hazlewood tracks down the pioneers of minimalism, which began on America’s west coast in the 1950s. Describing them as ‘prophets without honour’.film | TV : music :
What are the universal structural elements of all stories?
1) Hook. 2) Build. 3) Payoff.
If you haven’t got 1), 2) and 3) you’ve got nothing.
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What are Design Principles? Design Principles are a set of considerations that form the basis of any good product. Why use them? Design Principles help teams with decision making. A few simple principles or constructive questions will guide your team towards making appropriate decisions.design : resources :
It took Arad two years to agree to the commission and when he did, it was with the goal of improving functionality, rather than fashion. “How do you free people from the tyranny of the hinge?,”design : product :
Read the stories of early space exploration from the original transcripts. Now open to the public in a searchable, linkable format.travel : words :
But not everyone was impressed. Barbra Streisand heard one of the pictures was of her beachfront home in Malibu. So she sued them for $50m, for invasion of privacy.copywriting : words :