My name is David York Münster. This is my life's weBlog, containing inspirational and creative topics I come across living the life of a multimedia designer. Some posts are of personal nature, others are just pictures or texts that spark my creativity and interest in life. For more info about the design work, visit my alephdesign portfolio available in English and Deutsch. Comments and questions are always welcome!

Design

Complexity Graphics by Tatiana Plakhova

 

Tatiana Plakhova graduated from Moscow State University with a Master in Social Psychology, and then studied in High Academic School of Graphic Design. Working as an art director, graphic designer and illustrator.

“You can either call it Complexism or Networkism … where imaginary landscapes of interconnected entities are the prevailing theme. Complexity Graphics illustrations combine the trends of multiple areas of design, such as information, math design and infographics, and brings elements from science, energetics, space, various kinds of “nets”, cultural patterns and biology.

[Source: complexitygraphics.com]

 

 

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The Ten Principles For Good Design

 

Back in the early 1980s, Dieter Rams was becoming increasingly concerned by the state of the world around him – “an impenetrable confusion of forms, colours and noises.” Aware that he was a significant contributor to that world, he asked himself an important question: is my design good design? 

 

As good design cannot be measured in a finite way he set about expressing the ten most important principles for what he considered was good design. (Sometimes they are referred as the ‘Ten commandments’.) Here they are.

[Source: vitsoe.com]

 

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