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.
Marta Cerdá on why some designers are like tourists, removing fear from the creative process, and how to be decisive.
By Sean Blanda
Joe Stewart of Work and Co. on his company's unique design process that fueled the redesign of Virgin America (all in less than 10 months).
By Dave Benton
The founder of Walker and Co. on starting a business from scratch and the six values that guide his working life.
The Pentagram partner on the limits of graphic design and the struggles in finding your own personal aesthetic.
The Field Notes designer on building a varied (and successful) creative career.
The prolific illustrator on the benefits of college, why you should always ask other people what they make, and other career advice for creatives.
When cornered, we all claim to want to have an impact on...
Gmunk, the man behind the graphics for Tron and other projects, on the benefits of psychedelics and the randomness of our careers.
Our Q and A with Christopher Simmons, director of MINE, where we discuss how designers can go deeper than the creative brief.