Experimental Jetset rebrands Whitney Museum
Masterworks for One and All -
Museums, long reluctant to post good-quality images of their artworks online, are rethinking that strategy as innovators like the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam make a range of copying and clipping services available.
Charmed life in contemporary London - Wellcome Collection -
Interesting collection of good luck charms.
Jill Stoll combines artistic ritual, creative reuse, and the postal service as connector.: Observatory: Design Observer
Pleasurable Design -
A few recent design projects give pleasure both in the traditional sense and in more surprising ways.
Rethink: The birth certificate -
IWANT design takes a look at the single most important piece of paper in your life. This rethink aims to make the birth certificate worth treasuring: a multi-format document that records your first moments forever.
Teaching designers to be researchers : Observatory: Design Observer -
January of last year, I found myself with a group of new students
Child's Play (a.k.a. Architecture): Places: Design Observer
Harnessing the Power of Surprise: Change Observer: Design Observer -
Breakthroughs share three common characteristics: they challenge fundamental assumptions about existing products, services, business models, or organizations; they transform existing ways of doing business by rewriting rules or revolutionizing current practices; and they apply resources in entirely new ways, whether people, knowledge, relationships, or technology.