Great three part (the fourth part is also coming soon) video series documenting past inventions and highlighting how everything we create is solely a derivative of the past and helps us to understand, learn and foster creativity.
Posts Tagged ‘Creativity’
An excellent short read on “inspirations” lost meaning: “If we as designers can learn to fight the urge for quick answers and focus more on unique, lasting solutions that revolve around defining problems, there’s a chance to turn it all around. Finding new appreciation for both concept and execution (and their relationship to each other) [...]
Informative slides on understand creativity, creative methods and systems based on “actions, connections, and deviations.”
Watch “Jack Dorsey: 3 Keys to Twitter’s Success” from 99%
Discussing the downside of looking through online inspiration and “best of the web” galleries
“If no one’s upset by what you’re saying, you’re probably not pushing hard enough.” — Rework by Jason Fried of 37signals In the midst of my current redesign (and about fifty tossed ideas later) I came across the above quote which I engraved in my mind for the remainder of my redesign efforts. I used [...]