Monthly Archives: February 2011

Super Bowl and Spider Man

Just a quick Super Bowl observation. Advertising seems to be getting more complicated, with production values rising dramatically, just as brand identity on packaging at least, seems to be getting simpler. Wonder who is leading who? Sunday’s ads were full of … Continue reading

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Josiah Wedgwood and Steve Jobs, both utilitarian, both utopian

I’ve been pretty busy this semester with my faculty position at the new School of Visual Arts, Masters in Branding program. It’s been terribly exciting, but the blog has been a little quiet. My apologies. Gave a lecture last night … Continue reading

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