Interview with Ariel Salminen

I was recently interviewed by Lovers Magazine about what led me into design and what type of things inspire me as a designer. I think it was refreshing to answer their questions and really dive into the deep end of what ultimately took me where I am today.

I sometimes tend to forget that I’ve been working in this profession for two decades and many of the people I meet inside and outside of work are just starting their careers. I’m not really saying that I’d be offering any kind of career advice in this particular interview, but it’s still a brief look into one person’s journey to become a systems oriented designer.

If you’re interested, you can read the full interview here. I also created a small Spotify playlist for the readers of the magazine. These are tracks that I often listen to while working. There’s an Apple Music playlist available as well.

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