core77design awards in design education...multischool, multi-ethnic project For the judges, Sticks and Stones hits a chord in the current global climate of racial and cultural tension while helping graphic design avoid the habit of stereotyping. Its philosophy of social democracy has the potential to foster transformation through the promotion of empathy, mutual understanding, and justice.
Craig Mod on Flipboard for iPhone "And so: 997 design comps in a shared folder, 9,695 git commits, a bundle of notebooks full of sketches, and dozens of photographs from launch night. What does that weigh? At 276 pages long and 1 foot by 1 foot square, it weighs nearly 8lbs."
The Main Failing Of Design School: Kids Can’t Think For Themselves As Pentagram’s Michael Bierut argues, designers are too often trained to think simply about the design itself, and not what it means or what it’s hoping to accomplish. via fastcodesign.com