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Past, Present, & Future: 5 Black Designers You Should Know About & Their Design Impact

The design industry is constantly seeking fresh ideas and talent. The question is, are diasporic designers included in the search? Diversity and inclusivity in design influence attitudes, standards, and consumption, which then influences culture and economic power. In honor of the need for a diverse representation of designers, we created this list of Black influential …

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Think Small: The Origin of the Minimalist Movement

In recent years, “minimalism” has been a buzzword amongst millennials to describe a simple way of living with only the necessary material items. The definition of “necessary material items” is up to the practitioner but the philosophy is that living in a clutter-free environment provides a sense of mental clarity – a mind free from …

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How Airbnb Disrupted the Hospitality Industry

Disruptive Innovation A few weeks ago, we explored how disruptive innovation and digital cameras have changed the industry. Disruptive innovation is defined as a new product or service that has challenged incumbent businesses by finding a better solution that meets modern requirements, unarticulated needs, or existing market needs. However, disruptive innovation creates new market demand …

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The Art of Revolution: Social Change

Can a Revolution bring about change to society? Yes! Can Art send a message so profound, it could move people to act? Yes! If you look back in history, significant changes have come through revolutions. The French Revolution, The Industrial Revolution, and The Renaissance (rebirth) are just a few. The French Revolution, Révolution française, was a period …

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