My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-4-26) →
J. Tillman (22) Ray LaMontagne (4) Badly Drawn Boy (3) Ben Lee (2) Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy (2) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
SVA MFA Design Lectures on iTunesU →
How did I not know about these? This is a program I always eyeball, but don’t know if I’d ever have the guts to apply. I mean, putting aside whether or not I’d actually get in, $32,000/year plus NY living expenses? You seem awesome, SVA, with your Sagmeister and Glaser-lead classes, but in the words of Randy Jackson, “I just don’t know, dog*.” *or is it...
Why Isn’t the Brain Green? - NYTimes.com →
“We tend to always wonder,” she replied: “What’s that person’s true preference? What do they really want? I think that’s the wrong question, because we want it all.” People have multiple goals. If group involvement or the ordering of choices changes the process of making a particular decision, and in turn the result — whether because it tweaked our notions of risk or because it helped elevate...
Talk to me. Let me be your traveling pants.– Andy Bernard
People think that design is styling. Design is not style. It’s not about giving...– Paola Antonelli
Design is directed toward human beings. To design is to solve human problems by...– Ivan Chermayeff (via affremblequotes)
I wrapped a movie called ‘Zombieland,’ in which I was constantly...– Woody Harrelson
It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so...– J. K. Rowling
I think Dubai is like an oasis. It is an illusion, not real. You think you have...– The dark side of Dubai - The Independent (via josh) (via whatson) Except oases are real, mirages are illusions. But I’m saving this article to read later, it looks fascinating.
I am still every age that I have been. Because I was once a child, I am always a...– Madeleine L’Engle (Love her. I still read A Ring of Endless Light probably once a year. Don’t even talk to me about what they did to that book in the terrible Disney Channel Movie they tried to make of it, starring a pre-OC Mischa Barton. Way to destroy a good thing Disney.)
Self, stop stress-eating peanut m&m’s, or you will stress-not-fit-into-any-of-your-pants. Someone remind me to go for a run later.