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Current Reading: A Natural History Of The Senses: Diane Ackerman

This poetic investigation of the five senses include essays exploring synesthesia, food taboos, kissing and the power  of musicThis poetic investigation of the five senses include essays exploring synesthesia, food taboos, kissing and the power of music

CURRENT READING: Of The Nature Of Things : Titus Lucretius Carus

The poem, written in some 7,400 dactylic hexameters, is divided into six untitled books, and explores Epicurean physicsThe poem, written in some 7,400 dactylic hexameters, is divided into six untitled books, and explores Epicurean physics

CURRENT READING:HERE IS NEW YORK: E.B White

Writing characterized by wit, sophistication, optimism and moral steadfastness.Writing characterized by wit, sophistication, optimism and moral steadfastness.

"No one should come to New York to live unless he is willing to be lucky"

CURRENT READING: HELLO GOODBYE HELLO: CRAIG BROWN

The details of this day as described by Craig Brown in 'Hello Goodbye Hello'  is high hilarityThe details of this day as described by Craig Brown in 'Hello Goodbye Hello' is high hilarity

Craig Brown's dry and acerbic 'Hello Goodbye Hello', does not want for euphoric reviews, (see The NY Times, Kirkus Review, Vanity Fair and the Washington Post), so let me place it at a perfectly fashionable and superficial angle.

EAGERLY ANTICIPATING: Joel Meyerowitz: Taking My Time : PHAIDON

With over 650 pages and featuring nearly 600 images, Taking My Time provides an unprecedented overview  of Meyerowitz's workWith over 650 pages and featuring nearly 600 images, Taking My Time provides an unprecedented overview of Meyerowitz's work

Current Reading: Design Act - Socially and Politically Engaged Design Today. Critical Roles and Emerging Tactics

The intermeshing perspective of these forward thinking experts renders this book a kind of  reservoir of provocative ideasThe intermeshing perspective of these forward thinking experts renders this book a kind of reservoir of provocative ideas

Oh wow! A manifesto the way manifestos are supposed to look...grim and loaded with much gravtitas!

CURRENT READING: THE LAST MOGUL: LEW WASSERMAN, MCA And The Hidden History Of Hollywood: Dennis McDougal

Wasserman was the undisputed master of Hollywood in his role as Chairman of MCA UniversalWasserman was the undisputed master of Hollywood in his role as Chairman of MCA Universal

Sometimes a good book completes a good look. Which is sort of antithetical thinking in fashion.

Current Reading: FUSE 1-20 : Taschen

Research Studios ParisResearch Studios est un réseau d’agences d’identité de marque et de communication visuelle.Research Studios ParisResearch Studios est un réseau d’agences d’identité de marque et de communication visuelle.
“FUSE was a project ahead of its time and is now even more vital in informing our understanding of our new digital communications space. It shows how important the need is for a constant state of experimental language. Its amazing to have this chance to re-view this vital collection of creative work for which we are delighted to partner with Tachen books.”

Neville Brody, Creative Director of the Research Studios Network

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