automotive design

Bucky Fuller's Book: "I Seem To Be a Topsy-Turvy Design"

Last week, Steven Heller covered Quentin Fiore, designer of books by the medieval-minded media theorist Marshall McLuhan and the yuppie-brained Yippie leader Jerry Rubin. Heller also mentioned a 1970 paperback that the architect/engineer/designer R. Buckminster “Bucky” Fuller put together with Fiore and writer Jerome Agel. Fuller has been called the grandfather of the green movement....

A Facelift in Automotive Design

By Adam Wendel, Industrial Designer, Creative Development Automotive design is the ultimate tool of self-expression and emotion. Automobiles evoke strong, positive emotions such as love, attachment, dominance, and happiness. Each automobile’s design attributes acquire a unique personality and visual identity. Research has shown that there is a subliminal power of design, such as face-recognizing...