Surprise and Delight

May 27, 2020

Surprise and Delight

Why a person chooses one object over another will always be intriguing to me. There’s something about a detail, a materiality, an unexpected resolution, that resonates above other options.

As designers we’re always trying to understand this. What are those little points of differentiation in a room, a chair, a worktable, that can result in transporting, memorable, engaging experiences? What elements can we offer to help someone better connect with their colleagues and their space and their world? How can we help people stay healthy, happy, involved and passionate? How does the work of design help teams solve problems in ways that are truly inspired? The answer to these questions is constantly evolving.

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