THE good Book CLUB
From urban design to dressing For success, these are the books every aspiring creative needs on their shelves…
get inspired with these tomes on creativity
things a little bird told me: Confessions of the Creative mind Biz Stone
Biz stone, the co-founder of Twitter, has been given many titles in his lifetime, from gq’s nerd of the year to one of Time’s most influential people in the world. if, as he argues here, opportunity can be manufactured, he is the man to teach you how.
make good art Neil Gaiman
in May 2012, author Neil gaiman’s commencement address to Philadelphia’s University of the arts encouraged the fledgling painters, musicians and writers assembled to think outside the box to make good art. The full text, illustrated by graphic artist Chip Kidd, now seeks to inspire those reading at home.
Stuff matters: exploring the marvelous materials that Shape our manmade World Mark Miodownik
Why is glass see-through? What makes elastic stretchy? Materials scientist Miodownik’s treatise on the miracles of engineering will make you see stuff in a whole new way.
blog, inc.: blogging for passion, profit, and to Create Community Joy Deangdeelert Cho and Meg Mateo Ilasco
With roughly 95,000 blogs launched every 24 hours, standing out from the online crowd is tough. From finance to design, allow successful blogger Joy Cho to help you on your way.
Walkable City: HOW Downtown Can Save america, one Step at a time Jeff Speck
speck has dedicated his career to determining what makes cities thrive, and while his treatise on walkability focusses on america, amid the ever changing landscape of the Uae, it’s more than relevant. Prepare to look at your city afresh…
Change your Clothes, Change your life: because you Can’t go naked George Brescia
They say you should dress for the job you want, not the job you have, and style expert Brescia aims to show you how. designed to make you think twice about fashion and how it can affect the way you feel, this is much more than a mere style tome.