Buildings, clothing and products all trigger the public's awareness of design. But how about the automobiles we drive? Not being an expert on the topic, I asked a master automobile designer how he measures great design.
My life changed because of another person's decision to write "fAg" and "u r gAy" on my 2002 Volkswagen Beetle. Rather than remove the graffiti, I decided to leave it on my car for 365 days and make a documentary titled, Fagbug about the adventure.
As much as we love it, and as familiar as it is for us, how well do we really know this little car? And how does its story begin by bearing witness to the horrific crimes of Nazi Germany and still climax with the Summer of Love?