How Design Can Transform your Life, and Maybe Even the World

Book - 2009
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The first mainstream book to explore how the problem-solving, creative and insightful powers of Bruce Mau and the world&'s other great designers can be applied to our everyday lives and businesses &-- and spawn creative epiphanies around the world.

What can be learned from great designers? How can design improve our lives? Answers abound in Glimmer . In the cutting-edge studios of Canadian design phenomenon Bruce Mau and other visionary designers, everything is ripe for reinvention &-- including how businesses function, children learn and communities thrive. Warren Berger, with the full cooperation of Mau, tallies and explores the deceptively simple principles that steer design&'s vanguard &-- &"ask stupid questions,&" &"begin anywhere&" and &"make hope visible&" &-- and illustrates how these and other such principles can provide the means for finding hope in these anxious times.

From the Hardcover edition.
Publisher: Toronto : Random House Canada, c2009.
ISBN: 9780307356734
Characteristics: 342 p. :,ill. ;,25 cm.


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