Jonathan Ive on Dieter Rams:

[S]urfaces that were without apology, bold, pure, perfectly proportioned, coherent and effortless[.]

“Surfaces without apology” should be the new slogan, rallying cry, and ideal of industrial designers everywhere. Have you ever seen a more concise summation of an entire design practice?

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