This is a short list of people, institutions, & movements that have inspired me, expanded my vision, and/or pioneered methodologies that I use in my own work and thus have also radically intensified my appreciation for life.
The first two on this list of influences form the basis of “The Craft Of Product.”
Carol Gilligan: “The Ethics of Care”
David Pye: “The Nature and Art of Workmanship”
Charles and Ray Eames
Eve Kokofsky Sedgewick
Jorge Luis Borges