Life at Ideo
February 10, 2014
During a visit from San Francisco’s Oru Kayak, the Munich studio was treated to a demo of how the company’s origami inspired kayak goes from compact box to beautiful twelve foot boat almost magically.
February 3, 2014
It’s award season, and we want in. Our London studio hosted a portfolio review of all our 2013 work along with a ceremony dubbed The Yardies (after our White Bear Yard address), featuring accolades and hand-made awards such as Zen Master and Pivotal Insight.
January 30, 2014
IDEO Chicago crafted their own most-wanted wearables, with one team (David Berthy, Jin Ko, and Elaine Fong) donning golden-delicious footwear and another (Zach Hobbs and Joe Graceffa) crafting a bazillion beautious soccer scarves, thanks to a design boost from some of the studio’s comm designers.
January 13, 2014
Inspired by outsider artist/soul superstar Mingering Mike, who painstakingly created hand-painted record covers, Adam Geremia and Zach Hobbs from IDEO Chicago challenged the studio to design their own record covers and song titles. One crowd fave was Ashley Swartz’ album “Angry Tween” with the song, “There are Only Two Things in This World That are Absolute: Judgment and Vodka.”
January 9, 2014
As designers, we tend to see patterns everywhere.