How long should a critic wait before publishing his/her piece

  The incubation of thought has always been an interesting topic to me. In a society where everyone is a critic, I sometimes wonder how credible these critics actually are; and if you can ever truly state a point of

How long should a critic wait before publishing his/her piece

  The incubation of thought has always been an interesting topic to me. In a society where everyone is a critic, I sometimes wonder how credible these critics actually are; and if you can ever truly state a point of

Design better by enforcing complexity

I often hear the idea of designing via reductionism when talking to young designers. That design should be without the baggages of complexity. Yet I get concerned when I see elementary practitioners try it out. Here’s my beef with this particular

Design better by enforcing complexity

I often hear the idea of designing via reductionism when talking to young designers. That design should be without the baggages of complexity. Yet I get concerned when I see elementary practitioners try it out. Here’s my beef with this particular

Living your life through films

Films are wonderful. For most parts they are good time killers. On instances even, they can also be great teachers. They are concise packets of information, that demands both analysation and immersion to understand. This immersive nature, which, allows us to put

Living your life through films

Films are wonderful. For most parts they are good time killers. On instances even, they can also be great teachers. They are concise packets of information, that demands both analysation and immersion to understand. This immersive nature, which, allows us to put

Why I dismiss the idea of having a uniformed wardrobe

“Wear the same outfit daily, it will make you more successful.” I’ve heard this phrase regurgitated a million times, quoted via different people. Apparently Steve Jobs does it. So it must be pretty decent advise. I agree the fundamentals of

Why I dismiss the idea of having a uniformed wardrobe

“Wear the same outfit daily, it will make you more successful.” I’ve heard this phrase regurgitated a million times, quoted via different people. Apparently Steve Jobs does it. So it must be pretty decent advise. I agree the fundamentals of

Understanding your job

Sometimes, I feel a lack of progression when it comes to the work I do as a designer. While my job is unmistakably interesting, overtime, as my craft improves, the learning curve lessens and things become somehow systematic. Over time, I

Understanding your job

Sometimes, I feel a lack of progression when it comes to the work I do as a designer. While my job is unmistakably interesting, overtime, as my craft improves, the learning curve lessens and things become somehow systematic. Over time, I

Why you should not criticise design

Design can be a critical field. Often criticisms occur, and it comes in various forms. A designer can be attacked on their aesthetics, they can be nitpicked on their idea, and more or less, it is not something fun. It is

Why you should not criticise design

Design can be a critical field. Often criticisms occur, and it comes in various forms. A designer can be attacked on their aesthetics, they can be nitpicked on their idea, and more or less, it is not something fun. It is