In the February issue of Dwell magazine they spoke with Jonathan Adler, one of my personal design inspirations, and he offers some nuggets of wisdom that I thought I’d share. Unfortunately the article isn’t online yet, so I don’t have a link, sorry about that.
• “I was an oddity in the small New Jersey farm town I grew up in, which was actually great in it’s own way. It’s important to not have access sometimes – it gives you time to think.”
• “I’m a multi-tasking freak who needs a lot going on to get anything done. My pottery studio is in the same space as my office, and it’s mayhem. I can finish a meeting then duck out to make a pot.”
• “I believe that adversity and negativity can be an amazing fuel towards personal success.”