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The Thing

An 88-page booklet that examines thorny aspects of design, designers, and design history.

The Thing is about the problematics of design, designers, and design history. It is an 88-page zine that examines thorny aspects of design, designers, and design history.

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Also, The Thing glows in the dark.

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Topics within:
– Vikings
– Netflix binge-watching as a metaphor for lived experience
– Problematic relationships with objects
– Earthquakes which turned into literal firestorms which claimed the lives of hundreds of thousands of people
– Japanese graphic design history
– Picking locks
– Secrets behind how to edit
– Nostalgia
– Guilt and Shame

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You can see a microsite that I designed for The Thing here: http://thing.wordshape.com

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