Skip to main content

Beautifully responsive website charts tales of regret

no time for love

The project showcases tales of lost love throughout the world

No Time for Love is a captivating project collecting together "stories of regret from people dealing with the delicate balance of life, love and labour". Originally an art installation in the Ackland Art Museum in the University of North Carolina, it's now been turned into this responsive website.

The site, which allows you to submit your own regrets and browse those of others, has a clean and simple layout that adapts to different devices and screen sizes beautifully.

The project was led by designer and developer Chris Barr, an artist, designer, and media professional living and working in Miami. Barr explains that attaining a greater reach than that offered was the site’s goal. "The display device in the museum was an iPad-based kiosk, and the intention was to have the project extend beyond the gallery space and local community," he says.

It’s fascinating to see how a responsive approach has transformed a truly inspiring project that was essentially locked in an isolated museum display into something that’s accessible on the web for the world to see, regardless of the device or connection speed they’re using to view the exhibit.

This showcase was originally featured in .net magazine issue 241.

Like this? Read these!

What do you make of No Time for Love? Have you come across a similar project? Let us know in the comments box below!

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

The Creative Bloq team is made up of a group of design fans, and has changed and evolved since Creative Bloq began over a decade ago. The current website team consists of five people: Editor Kerrie Hughes, Deputy Editor Rosie Hilder, Deals Editor Beren Neale, Senior News Editor Daniel Piper, Digital Arts and Design Editor Ian Dean, and Staff Writer Amelia Bamsey. The 3D World and ImagineFX magazine teams also pitch in, ensuring that content from 3D World and ImagineFX is represented on Creative Bloq.