HERO: John Baldessari presented by Tom Waits

A brief (six minute) history of John Baldessari, as narrated by Tom Waits. To all the minimalists out there, here’s a man who burned all his possessions. Enjoy!

On Color: GAMPER

Did you catch this feature on Martino Gamper and Francis Upritchard? For those of you who vacillate between color cravings and a preference for minimalist white interiors, Gamper’s work and home may tip you toward color. Some of Gamper’s work can be seen, here.

OLDER: LETTRASET

Remember the days of Lettraset? Here’s a great article on the type we used to rub onto our work. [via Swiss Miss]

INSPIRATION: How to Build Your Creative Confidence, a TED Talk with David Kelley

David Kelley has some advice:

BOOKS: Not Just for Reading Anymore?

This is an unusual take on upcycling: buildings made of books. What do you think? Check out more here [via hyperallergenic]