"You could take most any guargantuan web company and consider it’s core value a response to limitations in the protocol (connection), markup spec (description), or browsers (interface)"

Frank Chimero

(Source: frankchimero.com)

Tags #web    #internet    #interweb   
the Pixel Reto family is now availeable for free on MyFonts.http://www.myfonts.com/fonts/typeoca/pixel-reto/Long live Typeóca!

the Pixel Reto family is now availeable for free on MyFonts.
http://www.myfonts.com/fonts/typeoca/pixel-reto/
Long live Typeóca!

Tags #type    #font    #typeface    #specimen    #download    #free    #pixel    #pixo    #pixação    #graffiti    #brazilian    #brazil   

"Perception is reality. Reality is not reality, it’s only what people think"

Paul Rand

(Source: youtube.com)

Tags #design    #perception    #reality   

"what does an art director do? he just calls up an artist to do the work"

Paul Rand

(Source: youtube.com)

Tags #design    #art director    #art direction    #art    #work   

"we all create our own view of the world and then employ it to filter and process our perceptions, extracting meaning from the ocean of data that washes over us in daily life."

Leonard Mlodinow, The Drunkward’s Walk

(Source: books.google.com.br)

Tags #perception    #meaning    #filter    #random    #randomness   

"There is this notion out there of designers being seen as people who only make things pretty as if that’s somehow lesser. Just look at the world right now, be it American strip malls or public housing. How much of it is so extremely ugly and built under the guise of functionality, even though it doesn’t work all that well?"

Stephan Sagmeister

(Source: thegreatdiscontent.com)

Tags #beauty    #funtion    #functionality    #design   

"A criação não é uma compreensão, é um novo mistério"

Clarice Lispector

(Source: claricelispector.blogspot.com.br)

Tags #criação   

"The artistic installation is a way to expand the domain of the sovereign rights of the artist from the individual art object to that of the exhibition space itself."

Boris Groys

(Source: e-flux.com)

Tags #art    #installation    #artist    #freedom   

"The sovereign decision of the artist to make an artwork beyond any justification is trumped by the sovereign decision of a private buyer to pay for this artwork an amount of money beyond any comprehension."

Boris Groys

(Source: e-flux.com)

Tags #art    #artist    #buyer   

"(…) the curator is considered to be someone who keeps coming between the artwork and the viewer, disempowering the artist and the viewer alike."

Boris Groys

(Source: e-flux.com)

Tags #art    #curator    #viewer