There’s this myth that designers aspire to be artists. No — designers aspire to be really great designers.

MoMA’s Paola Antonelli on the evolving definition of design, why she brought Pac-Man to the museum, and the dissolution of the artificial divide between “high” and “low” culture

Antonelli’s most recent MoMA show, Talk to Me: Design and the Communication between People and Objects, speaks powerfully to that evolving definition. 

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A beautiful incentive to drawing by Studio Shelter.

Tags: drawing art

Movie Night - Milton Glayser: to inform and delight

The legendary designer who created the “I Love NY” logo explains his views on art and design.

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Just beautiful.


The Art of Making, Alma Flamenca

“Peças de madeira, amor, conhecimento e 299 horas de trabalho, condesados num filme de 3 minutos”. [pt-br]
“Pieces of wood, love, knowledge and 299 hours of work, condensed in a 3 minute film”. [en]


Directed & VFX - Spiros Rasidakis, Dimitris Ladopoulos
Director of photography - Nikos Mexis
Editing - Yiannis Kostavaras
Sound design - Nikos Tsines
Guitarist & composer - Edsart Udo De Haes
Guitar maker - Vassilis Lazarides


Movie Night - Press Pause Play

For those who are interested in Convergence Culture, New Media and Creativity.

Even more information about it in this book (Available for Kindle).



Movie Night - Beautiful Losers

Great stories about creativity, the love for the art and the people behind it.

"I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free."

— Michelangelo Buonarroti

"The design process, at its best, integrates the aspirations of art, science, and culture."

Jeff Smith