May 20th 2018, was Dieter Rams' 86th birthday. I created this page as an homage to him.
Dieter Rams is famous no just for his designs but also for his thoughts Design.
This page right here my way of payting tribute to Dieter Rams by gathering thoughts and observations on 'Good Design' from people all over the world.
Thanks in advance for visiting and taking the time to share your thoughts.
Here's a TL;DR version of his principles:
Good design is innovative .
Good design makes a product useful .
Good design is aesthetic .
Good design makes a product understandable .
Good design is unobtrusive .
Good design is honest .
Good design is long-lasting .
Good design is thorough down to the last detail .
Good design is environmentally friendly.
Good design is as little design as possible.
makes me feel Whaaaaa, how come I didn't think of it
simplicity within intuition
Good design is just a word to me
Anything developed to embody both cradle to cradle practices and universal design principles.
Leads the eye.
Function without thought
wow at first sight
Decent typography (unlike this website)
good design is displaying information in a intuitive, unique simple way
Functional and enjoyable user experience with a great aesthetic
Pleasant and Solves the Problem
Clean, On Target, Pass the Message
Easy to understand
Good design makes an impact
Good design makes people happy. Great design solves problems.
simple, clean, abstract
Make instructions and manuals useless
Good design remembers that users are human, with everything that entails.
Really good design makes us just feel we can trust humanity
It makes you smile
I don’t know, you tell me.
Accurate and exciting.
Good design is a mean, not an end