October 2010

The Desk

Several creative people talk about their desks. Lots of different approaches, from Einstein’s clutter to Massimo Vignelli’s minimalism. “I like to start the day fresh. If I start the day with things left over, it’s like starting dinner with leftovers — it kills your appetite.” – [Massimo Vignelli](http://observatory.designobserver.com/entry.html?entry=15088)

A beautiful mess

Beautiful work by [Dentsu London](http://www.dentsulondon.com/blog/2010/09/28/sound-sculptures/) and [Linden Gledhill](http://www.flickr.com/photos/13084997@N03/sets/72157608258335431/) for Canon: Here’s how they did it.

London Futures

Some fantastic [images of a future London where climate change has wreaked havoc](http://www.london-futures.com/category/images/). Really compelling design work.

Sounds like a country song

Yesterday, I lost my house, my job, my wife left me, and I went hungry. I finally understand country music. Ok, so technically we moved out of our house on the way to Switzerland, I finished my project at work with a presentation to the founders, my wife went on a 1-day trip, and I…more