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My background is sociology. Combined with my graphic approach, if I could do some film projects, I think I’d be very good at making documentaries…
If I’m doing a logo, I’ll do it in black and white. Once the form is feeling right, only then do I start exploring the…
I’m experimenting in public. At the design grad schools, these are people sitting around in groups, putting their work on a wall, analyzing it and…
I’m a big believer in the emotion of design, and the message that’s sent before somebody begins to read, before they get the rest of…
I think we’ve seen a lot of examples of giving a name its own definition in the dot-com world. Amazon, Google, Yahoo – these are…
I did an early version of my site where it was virtually impossible to get through it, just as a statement about the web. But…
The dreaded phrase in design circles is ‘show and tell.’
Good things are associated with blue, like clear days, more than singing the blues. Just the word ‘blue’ in the singular is full of optimism…
My site is a little unorthodox without being totally inaccessible.
Overall, people are reading less.
Some people hate lime-green; red has all this emotional baggage. Blue seems to be overall one of the more positive colors, and a little more…
Just because something’s legible doesn’t means it communicates. More importantly, it doesn’t mean it communicates the right thing. So, what is the message sent before…
Having done a lot of magazines, I’m very curious how big magazines handle big stories, and I was very curious to see how ‘Time’ and…
For some reason I have a visual intuition that allows me to design things in an interesting way, and I don’t know where that came…
As we get more technically driven, the importance of people becomes more than it’s ever been before. You have to utilize who you are in…
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