Visiting Venice is a lot like living in a painting. The colors and reflections feel ephemeral. You blink and the picture changes. The size of Venice ceases to exceed its usefulness as no corner, road, bridge, or shop seems wasted or useless. Each thing plays a part in defining her character. The peeling paint reflects [...]
Don Mirra donmirra.com / @donmirra – What difficulties did you face at the beginning of your career? I think my biggest difficulty was thinking I was better than I was. I think I started to understand the art form after about my first 10 years. I would say there was one factor if I [...]
“Art is a byproduct of life and life is derived from experiences, those experiences shape your reality, Thus the breath of your reality is defined by the breath of your experiences.” Check out his work at donmirra.com
Taking inspiration from Yevgeny Yermakov’s project of 5 questions from 100 designers, where he asks them 5 questions and requests the answer to be shortest and simplest, I am going to reach out to 100 photographers using the same technique and post their interviews as they happen. The questions (as below) that Yermakov asked were spot-on so I’ll be using the [...]
“When Justin discovered that his wife Meghan didn’t want to have any photos taken during her pregnancy, he decided that he still wanted to document the special time. So with a great sense of humor leading the way, Justin hired a professional photographer to take the photos of him instead.”
Michael Bierut talks about his mentor Massimo Vignelli, how the internet has changed the way we do design work in the 20th century and what make a logo endure. Also, watch his fantastic CreativeMornings talk here. Michael Bierut Graphic Designer – The Creative Influence Ep.13 from THE CREATIVE INFLUENCE on Vimeo.