Do Design: Why Beauty is Key to Everything
By Alan Moore
In Do Design, artist, designer, and entrepreneur Alan Moore delivers wisdom on how good design can transform our lives—whether it's a carefully constructed table, innovative typography, or a thoughtfully engineered device. Here are entries on the power of curiosity, the importance of considering function and purpose, and practices to create enduring beauty. Featuring inspiring examples from architecture, fine art, tech, motorcycle design, and more, this book is a stirring exploration of beauty and an invaluable handbook for anyone interested in design.
We are creative beings. We love to make things. This book is intended to inspire you to create better things for better reasons. Things that people will love—for a long time to come. Some say beauty is a luxury. But what if it is key to creating a better world for us all?
Cover design by James Victoire
Book designed and typeset by Ratiotype
Published by Chronicle Books, 2019
Softcover, 112 pages, b&w, 5 × 7 inches