606 universal shelving system by dieter rams. rams’ ten principles of “good design” - is innovative, makes a product useful, is aesthetic, makes a product understandable, is unobtrusive, is honest, is long-lasting, is thorough down to the last detail, is environmentally friendly, is as little design as possible.
Beautiful work! : A prototype of a standalone device to listen to Spotify at home, that was the degree project of Jordi Parra, an Interaction Design student at the Umeå Institute of Design. Parra created a device inspired by the work of Dieter Rams for Braun. The functional player comes with 8 (RFID) tags that can be assigned to a Spotify link, album, artist or search.
Chief of design at Braun for over 30 years, Dieter Rams is a hugely influential industrial designer. His "Ten Principles of Good Design" remain as relevant as ever and he is a huge proponent of sustainable, ethical design. A true legend.