Marc Newson - Quotes

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To create well I have to be in a good mood, happy and cool.

To create well I have to be in a good mood, happy and cool.

I think it's really important to design things with a kind of personality.

I think it's really important to design things with a kind of personality.

If you can just be yourself, then you have to be original because there's no one like you. ---->>>

But to me, to be original is to be yourself. ---->>>

Yeah, my dream would be to work for 6 months and then have 6 months to play, just snowboarding, surfing, and going to cool places to listen and be alone and kinda chill out.

Yeah, my dream would be to work for 6 months and then have 6 months to play, just snowboarding, surfing, and going to cool places to listen and be alone and kinda chill out.

You know some people say that you make watches or perfume bottles, it's all different things. ---->>>

I have a lot of objects in my space, little things, reminders, memories. ---->>>

Now I'm doing more snowboarding but I have to get back into surfing again. ---->>>

You know that's history, that's why some people say that my stuff is retro, but I don't agree. ---->>>

If somebody asked me about my inspiration I would say that it's not the peopleand it's not the things, it's travel and experiencing different environments.

If somebody asked me about my inspiration I would say that it's not the peopleand it's not the things, it's travel and experiencing different environments.

I was much more interested in making things than in designing them. ---->>>

And where I grew up in Australia, surfing was a part of culture. ---->>>

I'm interested in youth culture and popular culture. ---->>>

I made some salt and pepper shakers a while back and waited three years for them to come. ---->>>

I never buy magazines, I never even buy books. ---->>>

I'd love to be approached to do ordinary things more. ---->>>

I've always listened to a lot of film music, actually. ---->>>

If I can feel freedom then I can create. ---->>>

My life style in a sense is kind of private. ---->>>

So if I design it and then go away, it's still living somewhere and it still exists by itself without me. ---->>>

Design schools are good, I guess, sometimes I visit schools, but they are very very limiting. ---->>>

I don't like to make my life like a book. ---->>>

If you see something that you feel is familiar it gives you an important kind of emotional connection. ---->>>

In Japan, Australia, and England there is such a strong youth culture. ---->>>

People kind of tend to mystify design and architecture by suggesting you need to train. ---->>>

You know like it has its own personality, its own character. ---->>>

Well, I never studied design and I went to art school to study art, you know, sculpture and things like that, and ended up making things like sculpture and started making chairs and jewelry together and that's how I started.

Well, I never studied design and I went to art school to study art, you know, sculpture and things like that, and ended up making things like sculpture and started making chairs and jewelry together and that's how I started.

So if I want to buy a light in a shop and I don't find a light that I like, I think to myself what would I like? What would I like to buy? Then I started to imagine and design it for myself a lot of the time. ---->>>

I don't have any furniture of mine in my room. ---->>>

I was sort of open to do anything, I was free. ---->>>

Then I started to do furniture and interiors for a friend and just to get stuff in a magazine, and then slowly started to build up and started to doing exhibitions. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Australian
Born: 06-21, 1963
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
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Occupation: Designer
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Marc Andrew Newson CBE (born 20 October 1963) is an industrial designer who works in aircraft design, product design, furniture design, jewellery, and clothing. His style uses smooth geometric lines, translucency, strength, transparency, and tends to have an absence of sharp edges.(wikipedia)