In Eye on Design #05, the “Distraction” issue, we look at how design influences entertainment, technology, work—and your ability to pay attention to it all. We explore how the influx of notifications, screens, and unread emails are shaping the way we think, and we probe how distraction can be a form of escapism and a necessary element in any creative process.
Down the rabbit hole of issue #05:
Read about the legacy of the world’s most famous video game designer turned unlikely feminist icon
Learn how Instagram is changing the way design educators teach and students learn
Take a photographic tour of Times Square's deliberately chaotic ambiance
Explore Pornhub’s surprisingly savvy UX design
Procrastinate, procrastinate, procrastinate...
Take quizzes, read jokes, browse original illustration, and much much more
Featuring: Anu, Claire Evans, Miglé Kazlauskaite, Jaime Levy, Chris Maggio, YuJune Park, Rachel Syme, Dori Tunstall, and more…
Guest designed by Ann Richter & Pia Christmann of Studio Pandan, a graphic design studio based in Berlin.