Monday, June 04, 2007

Calligraphy and the Mac

While we often see calligraphy as a relic of the past, it continues to touch and inspire people in the present. I’ve heard references to the fact that Steve Jobs was strongly influenced by taking a calligraphy course, and he credits his exposure to calligraphy for helping shape his vision for Apple Computers. Here’s a blog entry of one of his speeches that tells the full story.

1 comment:

Renee said...

Truly inspiring speech and also the work on your site is wonderful. Thank you for creating this for people to learn from and connect to.