The world is so full of brilliant minds. They’re everywhere, innovating the most incredible technologies. Innovation in consumer products is fine, but there lies a problem here. These brilliant individuals come up with solutions to problems that do not exist, rather than solutions to problems that DO exist. Bare with me.
I have no idea when it started or how, but what I do know is that for as long as I can remember I have loved music. All kinds of music from all kinds of places across the globe and across many different genres. Music to me is a chance to experience a story of melodies and lyrics.
One of the biggest changes in my life is moving from central Canada to London, United Kingdom. This change means a few things that I would love to highlight in this post. I consider this transition a chance for me to hit the ultimate reset button.
My thought process lately has been a bit scrambled. There are plenty of reasons why this has happened, but none really justify upsetting the inner balance that keeps me level-headed most days.
I’ve come to realize that there’s a very obvious contradiction in my everyday life. I have a minimalist mindset. The work I do as a designer, I strive for simplicity and minimalism. Even the problems or issues I cycle in my brain, I seek simplicity in the solutions. “Have I solved this before? How can I solve it now.”