Subject:   Organic Design & Web 2.0
Date:   2006-01-01 19:06:38
From:   iangilman
Beautiful piece!

In one of your sidebars you mention Christopher Alexander's A Pattern Language. I'd like to add that A Pattern Language was published almost 30 years ago, and Christopher Alexander has continued to do interesting work in that time. He has recently published a four-part series entitled The Nature of Order in which he argues for, and presents concepts relevant to, a more organic design process -- something very much in tune with Web 2.0.

A recent post of mine inspired by his and others' work in the area: