Books are the bees which carry the quickening pollen from one to another mind. -James Russell Lowell As Spring takes root and the weather warms, we hope you’re starting to think about what books you’ll be reading. You know, actual books- the old-fashioned kind. The ones that don’t need you to plug anything […]
GREGOIRE ABRIAL is a designer, a photographer and a bread maker. After studying math and mechanics he decided to turn his world around and began designing in his parents’ garage. Grégoire then studied industrial design in Lyon before attending Ensci – Les Ateliers in Paris. His final dissertation explored the principals of ‘slow design’ – […]
If we listened to our intellect, we’d never have a love affair. We’d never have a friendship. We’d never go into business… Well, that’s nonsense. You’re going to miss life. You’ve got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down. -Ray Bradbury The short film below […]
DANIEL DE SEGOVIA GROSS is a serial entrepreneur and a pioneer of the early days of the world wide web. Ever humble about his accomplishments, when asked for a biographical blurb, Daniel simply responds: ‘I solve problems, I have run companies that solve problems, in my spare time I come with new problems, sometimes I […]
We’ve just revamped our PROJECTS section in time for Spring! Cool, mind-expanding new projects are waiting for you to try them! http://seymourprojects.com/projects/ Be sure to also browse our PROJECT ARCHIVES, they’ve been re-organized for clearer access. Check back often, Seymour will be offering lots of cool projects and events throughout this Spring/Summer 2013.
Turns out that for me a lot of my fears were paralyzing and kept me from stepping up and chasing my dreams. I never thought being a woman played into that, but reading this book made me realize that many women try to be polite, not shake things up, and stay out of the way. I was one of them.
Could it be that loneliness needs a brand makeover? Should we work to accept and respect and maybe even nurture our lonesome feelings rather than run from them? Not out of some masochistic desire or neo-Luddite impulse, but because loneliness helps us to express ourselves in authentic and creative ways?
“Every day we slaughter our finest impulses. That is why we get a heartache when we read those lines written by the hand of a master and recognize them as our own, as the tender shoots which we stifled because we lacked the faith to believe in our own powers. Every man, when he gets […]