By (Non)Design: The Connections Between Generic Packaging and Creative Life

19 Feb 2006 from On Kawara’s “Today” painting series

Like many kids who attended state-run American elementary schools in the 1980s, I have barely any recollection of anything that I learned in the actual confines of a classroom, being mostly dependent on family support and autodidactic ability to acquire and retain knowledge. I do, however, have a comparatively vivid recall of all the “extra-curricular” rituals…