Dieter Rams Tribute Poster Is Modern Check out Blue Art Studio’s tribute poster to Dieter Rams. Rams was a huge industrial design influence back in the day and his presence is still seen in products today, especially from Apple. I’m glad to see Snow White’s Coffin in there. Best record player ever. [Blue Art Studio via notcot.org]
Open Design Now: Why Design Cannot Remain Exclusive surveys this emerging field for the first time. Insiders including John Thackara, Droog Design’s Renny Ramakers and Bre Pettis look at what’s driving open design and where it’s going. They examine new business models and issues of copyright, sustainability and social critique.