Thoughtful post from Kickstarter’s Creative Independent about how to avoid “creative savior complex” when working on social impact projects, written by Omayeli Arenyeka and illustrated by Neta Bomani.
A 4 part documentary series exploring some of Japans underground scenes through the lens of record shops and artists that gravitate around them. The documentary was shot back in 2015, and was directed and produced by Gautier Barras, Damien Barras, and Shingo Suwa, @Diggin’Thru, and co-poduced by Strategy Set, Japan.
An inspiring Kickstarter post, which includes a dozen artists’ take on the importance of art and creativity for yourself, society and our collective consciousness.
“By making something new we push back, counteract the constant, dreaded hum of destruction. Life is a process of finding and then losing who and what we love; we create to stave off sadness, to celebrate and grieve, to confront death and oppression.”Jillian Steinhauer
Thorough look into the history and origins of select typefaces by design powerhouse, Bethany Heck.
The mathematician George Pólya is arguably the first to formalize design reasoning, although he is never mentioned in modern definitions of the process. Will the father of design thinking please stand up? Enlightening essay by Ian Domowitz.