Randomness as the origin of creativity

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When looking at the creative advances in technology, art, science or society that really changed the story of humanity, we see that they are all quantum leaps. What does that mean? It means that true innovation requires a departure from Continue reading Randomness as the origin of creativity

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A brush with time

ImageA modern zen Koan: A 19th century house in the Provence versus an off-spec Barratt Home in Milton-Keynes. Spot the difference.

Duh, I hear you think but hold it right there because I’m having a brush with time. Continue reading A brush with time

Creative design: a quest for a thousand quests

There was a time when I called myself a designer, and proudly so. The term design has now been appropriated by people that design furniture, fashion, websites etc. I’m fine with that as I love and admire what they do. Myself I came into this as an electronics engineer and I designed circuits. (Don’t stop here if you think this is going to be geeky, skip straight to the 5th paragraph!) Continue reading Creative design: a quest for a thousand quests