Five years ago there was an eruption of enthusiasm about the radical idea that maybe pixels shouldn’t pretend to be made of leather. We reached a watershed moment that allowed us to unload the baggage of old metaphors and create new ones.
I’ve always had a specific idea of what I see when I say the word design. This thing, this concept, which is broad enough to apply to any human creation, but modest enough to avoid implying any actual quality of its own.
Throughout my career, I’ve frequently questioned where I should focus my attention. My work experience is a bit of a mash-up as I’ve often swayed in different directions, never really knowing where I belonged