A favorite passage from a favorite book
Top 10 of 2018
My favorite media of 2018.
Culture Is Not Always Popular: 15 years of (reading) Design Observer
On reading Design Observer for fifteen years and working on a new book
100 episodes of Scratching the Surface, Sway, and a conversation with my good friend Rory King
Every questions I've asked on Scratching the Surface Rory and I have been asking each other for ten years.
Celebrity designers, context collapse, and rethinking how we teach design history
Design as an Attitude
The design critic Alice Rawthorne's new book attempts to create a roadmap for the future of design.
Social Media Sabbatical
Taking a break from social media to reclaim my attention.
Introducing twenty-six design!
I'm launching a design studio!
The New To-Do List: why I’m back to pen and paper
Finding comfort in writing my to-dos out by hand.
The visual worldbuilding of Annihilation
Alex Garland's new film, based on Jeff Vandermeer's novel, is a masterclass in visual worldbuilding.