Significant Objects Meme (13)

“The Curious World of Patent Models” is a traveling show organized by the Rothschild Patent Model Museum. On display at the Alyce de Roulet Williamson Gallery at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena through Aug. 15, 2010. Via Core … Continue reading

Significant Objects Meme (12)

Andrea Magnani and Giovanni Delvecchio of the Italian design collective Resign claim theirs is a methodology “for all the designers who believe in magic and symbolic value of things.” Via Cool Hunting Twelfth in an occasional series.

Critique of Significant Reason

At the Guardian‘s books blog, Alix Rayner runs Significant Objects through Kantian Critique of Judgment filter before deciding that what we’re doing is perfectly OK. Excerpt: Ad man turned novelist F Scott Fitzgerald declaimed advertising as having contributed “exactly minus … Continue reading

Significant Tweets for Week Ending 2010-06-27

Comprehensive takedown of latest “Fiction is Dead” argument: # Laura Miller on the slush-pile reading future. # Pictures of Stuff, on the MKTG Tumblr: # Nice writeup about S.O. on # Powered by Twitter Tools