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Waves of microgenres: aesthetics, meme culture, and why nostalgia-fuelled graphic design works.



Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Simon Obirek Artwork of “新しい日の誕生” by 2814, 2015. This is going to sound absolutely insane to some of you, but hear me out. I think businesses all around the world can learn quite a lot from the aesthetics of microgenres. Don’t get too caught up in the artwork up there just yet; hear me out. First of all, a micogenre is a genre that’s niche or specialised in its appeal. They’ve been around for decades and some of them are anything