Up From Ugliness: NYT Jobs tribute

Like the glories of Art Deco and the allure of the “Mad Men” era, his products were a rebuke to the idea that the aesthetics of modern life needed to be utilitarian and blah. From the Apple store to “The Incredibles,” Jobs revived the romance of modernity — the assumption, shared by Victorian science-fiction writers and space-age dreamers alike, that the world of the future should be more glamorous than the present.

 

 

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‪There's only one #OneArmedBandit @theworldbar & it's a good one: every cent goes to @thewaysidechapel #ProudlyPokiesFree ‬#Eastside

‪There's only one #OneArmedBandit @theworldbar & it's a good one: every cent goes to @thewaysidechapel #ProudlyPokiesFree ‬#Eastside

Big thanks to my long-term pals at @bradngatahairdirection for the sleek new do (& lovely pic)

Big thanks to my long-term pals at @bradngatahairdirection for the sleek new do (& lovely pic)

#ImwithHer @jess_goodytwoshoes

#ImwithHer @jess_goodytwoshoes </p width=

I am definitely under-dressed at this party. Ron Lancaster models his own hand-crafted creation: he has made costumes for every #SydneyMardiGras since 1978

I am definitely under-dressed at this party. Ron Lancaster models his own hand-crafted creation: he has made costumes for every #SydneyMardiGras since 1978

Creepy confused arm friend

Creepy confused arm friend

Thank u @abc2 for bringing back the greatest dating show of all time #SexyBeast

Thank u @abc2 for bringing back the greatest dating show of all time #SexyBeast

It's only natural that one of Straya's greatest gifts is ~kinda~ from New Zealand. This one's for all my #farawaystrayans

It's only natural that one of Straya's greatest gifts is ~kinda~ from New Zealand. This one's for all my #farawaystrayans

At #ChristmasInPyrmont – living a dream of scoring a slice of Aunty Esme Timbery magic! Thanks to @blakmarkets #merryXmasme #igivegoodgift #mostlytometho

At #ChristmasInPyrmont - living a dream of scoring a slice of Aunty Esme Timbery magic! Thanks to @blakmarkets #merryXmasme #igivegoodgift #mostlytometho

TFW u r a prawn having a v nice eggy swim

TFW u r a prawn having a v nice eggy swim

Finished the weekend with some specccccctacularrrrr scores @grand_days vintage @kendonegallery @romancewasborn & more

Finished the weekend with some specccccctacularrrrr scores @grand_days  vintage @kendonegallery @romancewasborn & more

Finally, a sport I can get behind: the Waiters Race at #GlebeStreetFair

Finally, a sport I can get behind: the Waiters Race at #GlebeStreetFair

#milkcratesanta sez WE WISH YOUSE A MERRY BLUDDY XMAS

#milkcratesanta sez WE WISH YOUSE A MERRY BLUDDY XMAS </p width=

This stairway to heaven at Customs House is Megan Geckler, A million things that make your head spin #artandabout

This stairway to heaven at Customs House is Megan Geckler, A million things that make your head spin #artandabout

#thechaserdinneristheeventiamattendingeventhoughiwouldratherbeathome #yesthatsthehashtag

#thechaserdinneristheeventiamattendingeventhoughiwouldratherbeathome #yesthatsthehashtag

#whattheworldneedsnow

#whattheworldneedsnow

Never enough #NickCaveHeard #allthepats #shimmyshimmyya

Never enough #NickCaveHeard #allthepats #shimmyshimmyya

#NickCaveHeard unleashed after their final flourish @carriageworks

#NickCaveHeard unleashed after their final flourish @carriageworks </p width=

Happy 25th Birthday @mca_australia !

Happy 25th Birthday @mca_australia ! </p width=

H E R O meeting Naomi Klein at #SydneyPeacePrize tonight

H E R O  meeting Naomi Klein at #SydneyPeacePrize tonight

Today is a "meeting two lifelong heroes" kinda day. First up: PJK. Bury me now, nerds. #sohnheartsandminds

Today is a "meeting two lifelong heroes" kinda day. First up: PJK. Bury me now, nerds. #sohnheartsandminds

Today's office: working behind the scenes on #sohnheartsandminds raising some serious loot for medical research, with a posse inclu @nikkistamp @m_o_x_y @luce_joseph89

Today's office: working behind the scenes on #sohnheartsandminds raising some serious loot for medical research, with a posse inclu @nikkistamp @m_o_x_y @luce_joseph89

When the wild rumpus came to my office: #NickCaveHeard is just incredible. Go see it at Pitt St Mall today at 5pm or @carriageworks on Sat

When the wild rumpus came to my office: #NickCaveHeard is just incredible. Go see it at Pitt St Mall today at 5pm or @carriageworks on Sat

I had to wear a lil extra today cos I temporarily misplaced mine #solidarity

I had to wear a lil extra today cos I temporarily misplaced mine  #solidarity

If you ain't watching the @mamboaustralia doco on @abctv rite now GEDDONIT! Amazing stuff #mamboartirritateslife

If you ain't watching the @mamboaustralia doco on @abctv rite now GEDDONIT! Amazing stuff #mamboartirritateslife

And I've been worried about the spiders on my balcony #perspective At the naming of Robyn Kemmis Reserve

And I've been worried about the spiders on my balcony #perspective At the naming of Robyn Kemmis Reserve