Monthly Archives: July 2012

What’s new in DYI design and self-production?

At the beginning there was Enzo Mari, with his famous Proposta per un’autoprogettazione / Proposal for self-design (1974), a book (now rare) in which the Maestro used to explain, through simple illustrations and recipes, how to remake projects that he … Continue reading

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An afternoon with Alberto Alessi

Alberto Alessi arrives at our meeting in his office in Crusinallo, by the shores of Lake Orta in Italy, a little breathless. He spent the whole morning working in his vinyard that, he says, in a couple of years will … Continue reading

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Why publishing needs an injection of «vinyl»

A while ago Paolo Priolo, editor in chief of Klat Magazine told me that «there is no future», according to him, for paper publishing. None more than those who work in this field know how much the sector is actually suffering … Continue reading

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