This started with a drivetime conversation about contemporary design with Joi Ito. We were stuck in traffic, and in our conversation, a question emerged about designers: This new generation of designers that work with complex adaptive systems. Why are they so much more humble than their predecessors who designed, you know, stuff?
designers that work with complex adaptive systems. Why are they so much more humble
here, and in the later stated hypothesis—which I agree with—the parallels to Taoism and Zen Buddhism are strong