The Difference between a Design Strategy and a Design Consideration

If you look at where these two are positioned within the diagram below, you should already have an idea how the Design Consideration and Design Strategy are related. There are some aspects of the Concept Sheet that some students misunderstand. These two in particular, the Design Considerations and the Design Strategies, get confused/ blurred into […]

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The Pinto Art Museum

I’ve always wanted to go and visit The Pinto Art Museum. Today I got a chance to do so since my cousin had to go on a Sunday for a school plate. Could I just say: it’s so cool that you get to do shoots for a plate! Anyway, it’s a good thing I had […]

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What’s a good Concept?

Last Saturday, I was invited to talk to our graduating students on How to Sell their Design through a Concept. This blog post is somewhat a gist of that without the thesis challenge. Now that you know what’s the difference between a Concept and a Design Philosophy, let’s discuss the following: makings of a good […]

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Relevance > Complexity

I hate it when I read unprofessional bantering/ complaining at different social media outlets as to who should build/ design/ sign documents. Where there are still bounds of laws, ethical standards and moral obligations as a professional, how are we to respond in a shifting market? This one would be quite a long post. I’ve tried […]

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