KOREA Design Institute about Creative Economy

The Korean Design Institute did a great job to create a short research overview which countries are biggest players in design. This is a great quick intro for your bosses who do not have time to read. Link goes first to ICSID where they hav talked about it. -> link GHTime Code(s):  

Creative Economy UN Resource

I still my doubts if it was that wise to collect different professions and call them the creative industry as for example ART and Industrial Design generate very different results for different purpose and different „customers“. To deconstruct the surveys and to select only one profession is a pain at the end if you want […]

VDID meeting Cologne – Speach of Sascha Peters

I was at a the VDID Designers Monthly Meeting Cologne with a very nice dinner outside in a nice garden. This meetings takes place once per month organized by Ms. Laubstein (VDID) and Mr. Beeh (ex- director of Material Connexion Cologne). At this meeting Sascha Peters, Material Expert of Modulor, held a talk about actual […]

Generation Google and low depth thinking

There are several studies and discussions going on about the point that fast broad online searching e.g. for your studies has a bad consequence to our ability to realy go with our thoughts into depth. Interesting is the fact that not only the emerging generations are effected.  Also the ones who should know better and […]