Some thoughts and writing on design and other subjects.

🙇🏻🚫🤐😁✌🏻— Meaning without words: an emoji revolution

July 17, 2017   ·   Digital languge


As an indicator of the growth of post-digital culture and typography the use and prevalence of emoji is part of the development of what ...

Love Me Tender: Is the tender system stacked against Irish design?

September 29, 2017   ·   Irish Design


With another design job for an Irish national institution created by a non-Irish studio, is it time to look at the tender process and ...

Postcards from the future: Known Unknowns

November 13, 2017   ·   Design Culture


The future, the unknown. We all stumble towards it, making the most of our choices now with the hope that at the very least ...