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The "Cardinal Sin of Design" according to Dieter Rams

What I learned about design from Dieter Rams

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Idea 💡

“Indifference towards people and the reality in which they live is actually the one and only cardinal sin in design”Dieter Rams

Reflection 🤔

Failing to see how your audience experiences your work can quickly destroy your progress.

If you aren’t listening to feedback, how do you know if you’re on the right path?

Action ✅

Text a friend and ask for honest feedback on your work today.

About the creator 👤

Dieter Rams is a German industrial designer and retired academic, closely associated with the consumer products company Braun, the furniture company Vitsœ, and the functionalist school of industrial design. His unobtrusive approach and belief in "Less, but better" design generated a timeless quality in his products and have influenced the design of many products, which also secured Rams worldwide recognition and appreciation. (Via Wikipedia)

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