We especially love his comments about design as the universal language and an international industry.
He goes on to say that looking back, this period of history will be regarded as a second industrial revolution. There certainly has been astounding technological advancements in the past ten years alone – and with developments in technology come developments in design. In a moment of cynicism, Newson laments that despite all of the progress in society, he feels sorry that his daughter will never know a world without an iPod. Is this a sentiment that every generation feels? Or do you think that our world is getting too technical too fast?
Ponder these thoughts, watch the video, and then take a peek at some of Marc Newson’s famed pieces below!
Bunky Bunk Bed
Random Pak Sofa
Plastic Orgone Chair
Felt Chair – Felt
Extruded Table 3