How do we learn from designers who have blazed the trail before us? Clifton Evans dives into Bill Moggridge’s Designing Interactions to find out what treasures lie in the stories collected by one of Ideo’s founders.
Clifton Evans (CD Evans) has been an active member since the early communities that helped to form the field of IA. His work has been on site with companies in Vancouver, New York, San Francisco, Singapore, Dublin, Barcelona, Rotterdam, Dusseldorf, Berlin and London, working on interfaces and systems. Clifton has over ten years experience in designing interactive experiences. His work ranges from global projects desiging the Vodafone intranet, Starbucks in-store portal and Nokia gaming portal, to local projects with O2 and Murphys in Ireland and the Governements in Canada, the Uk and Spain. Other work has included the IA for the Citation Private Jet Booking system, the networking comunity for the Trinity Life Retirement Homes, the UI for the Gizmondo Device, the backend for a Mobile Ticketing Platform, with TicketText, as well as 3G Applications Requirements for Vodafone. He has published a book on eCommerce system design and development for education, taught and given seminars on the design of interactive systems and also works on exhibitions, performances and installation works both outside and within the field. Clifton currently works in Berlin, with Fjord and Nokia. His email, portfolio and cv can be found via nicer.ca.