The Self-assembly lab at MIT (via @fastcompany)
For the MAKERS series, Shwood Eyewear (shwoodshop.com) pays homage to some of Portland’s most innovative crafters, artists, builders, writers, and designers that inspire the experimental creators in us all. Part 2 features Beam & Anchor (beamandanchor.com); a collective workspace and showroom in North Portland where an assortment of local craftsmen both make and sell their work. Follow...
Luchtsingel (via @fastcompany) is a 350 meter span pedestrian bridge, which will re-connect Rotterdam Central District with the Hofbogen. The area surrounding Hofplein used to be place full of livelihood, when now it’s dominated by cars and lack of public domain. Luchtsingel is the first step in bringing back urban qualities adding small-scale interventions to the urban fabric.
Presentation: Business culture is changing, and so will technology, design and communication. Today there are three different core principles for running a business. Communication is a strategic tool for all of these models, but in completely different ways. What businesses need to do is accept that these different models exist, understand or decide which type of business they are, and then make...
Believe in bigger things: There is no social media →
We need bigger perspectives; there is no such thing as social media – what are the larger business opportunities created by consumer engagement?
Does our new collective creativity introduce pitfalls and potentially limit our creative processes and originality? Should we be more aware of a possible self-inflicted filter bubble when it comes to how new tools affect our creative habits? Find the manuscript for this talk on 180360720.no.
“Yves Béhar bucks the trend of more is more in the skincare market, designing a simplified visual identity and pared down, eco-friendly packaging for Nivea.” (via co.design)
The Creative Summit Conference 2012 - Under the Midnight Sun