1. The collection of knowledge from an expert in a field through a strategic series of questions. 2. A look into the lives and minds of those we admire.
If you’re not learning something new, what’s the point? We chat with Hype Machine founder Anthony Volodkin about always upping the ante.
By Sarah Rapp
Walking, looking, laughing. Art and happiness flow from small pleasures and overlooked details for illustrator Maira Kalman.
By Jocelyn K. Glei
Penguin’s Coralie Bickford-Smith knows how to make a classic feel new again. We chat about color, passion & continued learning in her design practice
By Lauren Sherman
"See yourself as the potential consumer," says Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, co-founder of high-flying online luxury retailer Gilt Groupe.
By Jessica Ferri
We talk to the mind behind "Indexed" about distilling big concepts into hilarious and deeply philosophical drawings.
Part sculpture, part improv performance, the art of MK Guth feeds on collaboration and constraints.
By Ariston Anderson
Radio icon Garrison Keillor talks about escaping the tyranny of the Internet and the art of eavesdropping your way into a story.
Storyteller Jonathan Ames—the mind behind HBO's new series Bored to Death—feeds on fear to take the first step. (And then he punches it out.)
“The real trick is lack of organization,” says Mike Bonanno of the Yes Men’s anti-process for pulling off pranks. But relentless hard work? Essential