Design Tomorrow


Active Erasure

Ep. 3

In this episode, Chris tells a story about a drawing professor who taught him about not just identifying the negative space in our thoughts and actions, but something he called active erasure, and how being intentional about the act of taking things out can not only improve the work we do, but change its very nature...


Alfred DeCredico

How to Grow an Idea, by Jenny Odell


Raro Bueno, by Chuzausen

Veins of Silver, by Blue Dot Sessions

Bathyscaphe, by r beny


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After-Credits Links

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