“While knowledge may provide a useful point of reference, it cannot become a force to guide the future.” —Herbie Hancock

These are a few of our useful points of references as we look ahead into the future. This list will undoubtedly grow as we find more members of the family out there that we do not know. For that reason, this is an exciting journey to undertake. We wonder who we will encounter?

Official WordPress.org Design Group

The official blog for the WordPress open source project’s design and UI.

Processing

“Processing is a flexible software sketchbook and a language for learning how to code within the context of the visual arts. Since 2001, Processing has promoted software literacy within the visual arts and visual literacy within technology.”

openFrameworks

“openFrameworks is an open source C++ toolkit for creative coding.”

Open Design Foundation

“We think the best way to improve the design industry is to work in the open.”

Open Source Design

“We are a community of designers and developers pushing more open design processes and improving the user experience and interface design of open source software.”