Entries from January 2009

Modernism Without Riches

January 22nd, 2009 · No Comments

There’s one upside to a down economy: lower rent.  This not only translates into potentially saved money, but also better values.  Case in point, Time Magazine has a photo essay about the possibility of renting modernist homes, even famous ones.  Even if you can’t buy the house of your dreams, you may just be able […]

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Tags: Reading

I have a disease.

January 15th, 2009 · No Comments

Usually I’m the last to go to bed in the household.  Late nights spent reading have long been a personal habit, but over the course of the last year many of those evenings have seen a common theme: design.  Taking in as much information as I could get my hands on about the ins and […]

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Tags: Thoughts · Typography

Getting Back to the New

January 13th, 2009 · No Comments

Like most people, my new year celebration consists of making ambitious resolutions that are promptly forgotten upon the return to the office and the routine.  This is the year I’ll get fit you mistakenly tell yourself. As a means to embrace such ephemeral motivation and turn it into something tangible, I look backward instead of […]

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Tags: Thoughts