Curator Notes Edition-2

A selection of books, articles, videos, and other content I lingered on and considered. 

 

INTENT JOURNAL

What's in a trend?

Old vs. new, then vs. now, in vs. out ... Intent Journal explains why this paradigm of the fashion industry has become utterly obsolete.

 

AEON

For the love of stuff

Read why writer Lee Randall boldly asserts"I am my things and my things are me. I don’t want to relinquish them."

 

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN HISTORY & CULTURE 

Grand Opening

The recently opened museum has over 37,000 objects housed in the renovated historic building situated just across from the Washington Monument.

 

TED TALKS

Can design save newspapers?

Jacek Utko, an award-winning newspaper designer, thinks so. Learn how his redesigns of European papers have increased circulation by up to 100%.

 

BENCH 

Design Your Workspace, Improve Your Well-Being

Discover simple, research-backed design tips, for your office or workspace, that will improve your feelings of well-being.