The trick is to figure out what you’re good at.– Sage advice, for the design student: Observatory: Design Observer
Delancey underground →
In all my 18 years of living in Canadian cities other than Toronto before moving...– Toronto the Younger | Toronto Standard | News, Media, Art, Business, Technology, Fashion, Events
Louis Kahn’s Philips Exeter Academy Library has always been one of my favorite buildings. It’s all about basic materials and simple shapes: the complimentary use of wood and concrete on the interior framed by circles and rectangles wrapped in a flat, unassuming brick façade. It exudes and understated sense of warmth and confidence.
I picked Tumblr because the New York Times told me it had the nicest templates,...– Alexandra Lange @ Design Observer
Central Park's new visual voice
It’s always satisfying to see the results of an effective, coordinated effort that brings together messaging and design in prominent public places. While New York City might not necessarily be unique in it’s devotion to beautiful signage, this thoughtful execution fulfills the outlined goals with elegance, demonstrating a continued interest in public wayfinding: “Park signs...