Designers I Like
400,000 pieces of LEGO were used to build this full-size volkswagen, including the folding tables, a sink, coffee set, gas stove, and artwork. there’s even a couple of toothbrushes and what looks like a tube of toothpaste.
Built by LEGO certified master model maker Rene Hoffmeister and Pascal Lenhardbuil.
“Minimalism is not the lack of something. It is simply the perfect amount of something.”
— Najahyia Chinchilla
Photo by Danielle MacInnes on Unsplash
For creatives, the retirement age of 65 is merely a mile marker, not the end, of their life’s ride. Why? “There is an immortality to being creative,” says one. Here Richard Morgan interviews four creatives, ages 67 to 101, discuss why they continue to hone their craft with no end in sight.
Read the inspiring 99u article HERE>
Said no user ever: “Look how great, Forbes gives me a quote of the day and a FREE BANNER AD before I am able to read the article I came here to read.”
Fabricio Teixeira, UX designer, has compiled a humorous and relatable collection of the best quotes about frustrating UX ever!
Read them all HERE >
I know I may be late to the party… BUT… I have just discovered the brilliant Julie Zhuo (VP of Design at Facebook) and now you should too. She answers reader’s design industry questions in on her blog-ish thing-y called “The Looking Glass”.
Past issues include such topics as:
- How do you protect the product from being “designed by committee?”
- How can I get someone to listen while still being nice about it?
- How do you beat perfectionism?
It’s really, good, thoughtful, smart stuff!
You can even, anonymously, submit your own design industry question and who knows, maybe she will answer it!
Check it out here >>