By Jenna Lee Gleisner
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An illustrated depiction of Steve Jobs' friendship with Zen Buddhist Kobun Chino Otogawa and the impression it had on Jobs' profession
Apple cofounder Steve Jobs (1955-2011) had such a major influence on such a lot of people who his lifestyles frequently took on facets of fable. yet a lot of his luck used to be as a result of collaboration with designers, engineers and thinkers. The Zen of Steve Jobs tells the tale of Jobs' courting with one such individual: Kobun Chino Otogawa.
Kobun used to be a Zen Buddhist priest who emigrated to the U. S. from Japan within the early Nineteen Seventies. He used to be an innovator, lacked appreciation for principles and was once obsessed with artwork and layout. Kobun used to be to Buddhism as Jobs was once to the pc company: a renegade and maverick. It wasn't lengthy sooner than the 2 grew to become friends--a courting that used to be now not outfitted to final.
This photograph publication is a reimagining of that comradeship. the tale strikes again and ahead in time, from the Seventies to 2011, yet facilities at the interval after Jobs' exile from Apple in 1985 while he took up in depth examine with Kobun. Their time jointly used to be indispensable to the large leaps that Apple took in a while with its product layout and company approach.
Told utilizing stripped down discussion and impressive calligraphic panels, The Zen of Steve Jobs explores how Jobs may need honed his layout aesthetic through japanese faith earlier than deciding on to spot purely what he wishes and depart the remainder at the back of.
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