Architecture & Design / Art

Episode 272: Chip Kidd part one

He created book jackets for Michael Crichton to John Updike, without bloody conflicts: “It’s the author’s book, and if I’m not taking them where they want with the cover, they have every right to say so, and then we figure it out.” Talent and humility. Imagine my disappointment. A conversation at the Museum of Arts and Design. Music (and more) from Lenny Kaye.

Person: J. D. McClatchy
Place: his apartment
Randy’s Thing: Letterman show slush pile