Coming out of all battles undefeated is not the biggest heroism – the greatest heroes would get knocked down, perhaps over and over, and yet rise again and set out to battle, outnumbered, to face the enemy, to fight established conventions, to change the world to fit their visions. Such heroes shall be revered. For they are the real and indisputable creators of what’s valuable. The ones that know how to put things together.
Design is trending right now, but sometimes I feel that it has almost become an abused word – design daily, design weekly, ugly design, timeless design… But who today can say what design is and isn’t? It is about the perspective we adopt. Design is most importantly a craft. Without craftsmanship, it becomes only a means of making money.