28 juin 2007

Prologue - Frome timelessness to Affective Sustainability

Very early on when my interest in design was not professional, I was fascinated by objects and buildings, which seemed to have some kind of eternal appeal. Why then this fascination? Unlike many young people I was never fixated with the new or the latest version of everything but neither did I have an interest in old things as such. Everything that worked aesthetically and functionally appeared very appealing, regardless of age. I was in effect a very early devotee of eclecticism, which to me was exactly that: combining... [Lire la suite]