Ive led Apple design since 1996.Famous designer Jony Ive disappeared from Apple’s Leadership page to signal that his time at Cupertino is over. Ive joined Apple in 1992 and has led the design team since 1996.Johnny Ive’s last day at Apple has always been a mystery. A press release announcing his departure announced that it would happen “later this year”. Some people say they checked out Apple product design long ago because they were distracted by the design and construction of the company’s new spaceship headquarters.
Apple has become a customer of LoveFrom, Ive’s new design company, and designers have begun collaborating with longtime friend and collaborator Marc Newson. At the time, Apple CEO Tim Cook said, “Apple will be able to continue to leverage Johnny’s talent through direct participation in proprietary projects and the ongoing work of a great and enthusiastic design team that he has built. Software and hardware design is now the responsibility of COO Jeff Williams.
All eyes are now in LoveFrom. Ive and Newson have a long history of cooperation, including Apple Watch, diamond rings and Christmas trees. If you are lucky, will you finally know what the mythical “Apple car” design is? I and Newson long became sorrowful of the state of modern car design suddenly re-interesting.