Quote of the Day: Peter Saville

In the applied arts we learn to please people, we learn strategies of pleasing others. Pleasing yourself or expressing yourself, the confessing self, is not pertinent within the applied arts. It might be terribly interesting but it’s not exactly what we’re looking for.

— Peter Saville, British designer, on the difference between the applied and fine arts
In an interview with Frieze magazine writer and critic Dan Fox

Via CreativeReview


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