Brilliant man who influences us even today with his designs for every-day life. Lived for 93-years…and smoked
Google honors the father of industrial design; so does Scholars & Rogues
I have grown to really appreciate design in recent years. I’ve never had any formal training in it, unfortunately – what I know has mostly been learned ad hoc, on the fly. I have done a bit of low-level design work in the course of my work and hobbies, but I understand my limits. There’s a big difference between being a shade-tree designer and being a serious pro. I have had the opportunity to work with some very good ones through the years, and while great designers as a species can sometimes be a maddeningly OCD crowd, you always come away knowing more than you did before.
I enjoy the process and try to learn all I can.
This all said, I hope you saw today’s Google doodle.
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