Part of his reaction to the question from the audience, “How have new tools like computers influenced the way you work?”:
“You use pen as tool–fine.
You use computer as brain–no.”
“I have the macintosh.
I no plug wires into it.
It sit on my desk,
I put the paper underneath it,
and it hold paper down good.
I look at it and say,
‘ooo la la! such a beautiful brick.
One of the most beautiful brick the world.'”
Source: 9/23/2004 talk by Italian designer Piero Lissoni at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago