Every seven years, designer Stefan Sagmeister closes his New York studio for a yearlong sabbatical to rejuvenate and refresh their creative outlook. I particularly enjoyed the few examples of his design work at the end of the talk.
Thandie Newton Embracing otherness, embracing myself. Great talk from the talented actress regarding her own experiences of being a biracial woman in a culture that still defines race as either black or white.
"'I have Cerebral Palsy. I shake all the time. I'm like Shakira meets Muhammad Ali." Arab-American comedian Maysoon Zayid talks about life as an actress, stand-up comedian, philanthropist, and advocate for people with disabilities in this TED Talk.