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Design Matters with Debbie Millman

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Design Matters with Debbie Millman is one of the world’s very first podcasts. Broadcasting independently for over 15 years, the show is about how incredibly creative people design the arc of their lives.

Design Matters with Debbie Millman is one of the world’s very first podcasts. Broadcasting independently for over 15 years, the show is about how incredibly creative people design the arc of their lives.

Location:

Tempe, AZ

Description:

Design Matters with Debbie Millman is one of the world’s very first podcasts. Broadcasting independently for over 15 years, the show is about how incredibly creative people design the arc of their lives.

Language:

English


Episodes

Catherine Opie

9/13/2021
At 8 years old, Catherine Opie realized “that history is made within an image culture”—and here, she discusses her incredible life as a photographer driven by culture.

Duration:01:30:16

Design Matters From the Archive: V (Formerly Eve Ensler)

9/6/2021
After surviving intense abuse as a child, V grew up to pen powerful prose and plays—and today fights for women suffering around the world.

Duration:01:19:51

Design Matters From the Archive: Seth Godin

8/30/2021
In his third Design Matters interview, writer Seth Godin riffs on his 20th book—“The Practice”—a milestone text exploring creativity and the sheer power of doing the work and putting it out into the world.

Duration:01:14:39

Carly Kuhn

8/23/2021
From the Groundlings and “Chelsea Lately” to fashion illustration, textile work and beyond, Carly Kuhn—aka The Cartorialist—may not have set out to become an artist, but she became a brilliant one.

Duration:00:48:27

Quiara Alegría Hudes

8/16/2021
After dreaming of becoming a musician, Quiara Alegría Hudes found her true future on the page—and in such works as “My Broken Language” and “In the Heights.” Here, the Pulitzer winner meditates on the many muses that were instrumental in her becoming the creative she is today.

Duration:01:07:15

Suneel Gupta

8/9/2021
Forging on past failure, Suneel Gupta began to ask wildly successful people about their less-successful moments—and that laid the foundation for his own career highs, not to mention his new book that helps anyone with a great idea become Backable.

Duration:01:12:00

Bobbi Brown

8/2/2021
Bobbi Brown had a revolutionary idea: to create a natural-look makeup line that would make people feel like the best version of themselves. She launched it from her home to overnight success, and today is back with her blockbuster clean DTC brand, Jones Road.

Duration:00:56:51

Design Matters From the Archive: Claire Danes

7/26/2021
At 10, she announced that money or no money, she would be true to her art—and there was no plan B. And, well, actress Claire Danes stuck to it.

Duration:01:03:22

Design Matters From the Archive: Bisa Butler

7/19/2021
Fiber artist Bisa Butler discusses the AfriCOBRA tradition, the artistic breakthrough that led to her finding her voice, and the process behind her amazing life-size works.

Duration:01:05:30

Jonny Sun

7/5/2021

Duration:00:59:17

Ping Zhu

6/21/2021

Duration:00:54:27

Fabien Baron

6/14/2021

Duration:01:39:05

Susan Orlean

6/7/2021

Duration:01:01:26

Nick Cave & Bob Faust

5/31/2021

Duration:01:09:09

Tavi Gevinson

5/24/2021

Duration:00:51:19

Beeple

5/17/2021

Duration:00:40:34

Futura

5/10/2021

Duration:00:54:46

Tanya Selvaratnam

5/3/2021

Duration:01:19:28